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DIRECTORY 

Fop 1930-3 1. 



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ANNIVERSARIES, &c, 

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AGRICULTURAL & FISHERY STATISTICS, 

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PREFACE TO 1930-31 EDITION. 

WE have pleasure in producing another issue of our 
hardy Annual. 

The early numbers contained the Officials and House- 
holders or Buteshire only. The Anniversaries and Traders 
were absorbed from the West Coast Almanac, issued at 
the New Year, and embracing districts outside Buteshire 
— the phenominal success of which in Mid Argyll, led to 
the establishment of the printing office in Lochgilphead. 

Rothesay is the most attractive and best known. We 
would like to see its spirit of enterprise spreading among 
the other districts. They have each and all something to 
be proud of. These cannot be properly appreciated until 
better known. In the present Directory we continue the 
four distinct parts. 

This Directory is not only at hand for reference at all 
times throughout the whole county, but it is also ready for 
reference in the public libraries of Scotland, England, Ire- 
land and Wales, and also in numerous business houses and 
agencies in busy centres ; besides this, we send copies to 
the passenger steamers communicating with the islands of 
Buteshire, and these are hung up in their cabins, 

The Public Libraries as a rule do not subscribe to 
other than the few large National Directories. The more 
numerous and detailed District Directories would cost too 
much. Eor years we have sent, complimentarily, copies of 
ours — which are much appreciated ; and we are prepared 
to increase this mumber by forwarding other free copies 
to any Libraries to be named by customers giving orders 
to the value of £1. 

As our Advertising friends appreciate the continued 
distribution of their announcements facing the ordinary 
reading matter, we will, on receipt of orders early, keep 
permanent this decided advantage. 

We again give list of Householders but do not aspire 
to compete with the official Voters' Roll — which can be 
had in whole or in parts. 

Our best thanks are again accorded to those who have 
in any way helped us in this compilation. It takes long 
and careful vigilance to ascertain and give effect to the 
•continual changes. 

HIGGLE & CO., Printers and Publishers 
Rothesay, August, 1930. 

P.S. — Will the many persons who consult the Bute County Directory 
in the Libraries, Reading Rooms, Banks, Offices, Shops, etc. , through- 
out the County and beyond it, free of charge, please remember that they 
are indebted for this pnvliege to the patronage of our Subscribers and 

Advertisers. 



CONTENTS. 
Part I 

LOCAL CALENDAR, - - f'—lS 

Population - - • 17-37 

Valuation ■ 17 

Agricultural Statistics - is 

Fishery Statistics- - - 19 

Benefactions - - - 39 

Part II— Officials. 

COUNTY OF BUTE - - 19 

ISLE fo BUTE - - 35 

Parish and Burgh of Rothesay 37 

Parish of North Bute - - 61 

Parish of Kingarth - 65 

ISLE OF ARRAN - - - C7 

Parish of Kilbride . - 6S 

Parish of Kilmory - - 69 

ISLE of CUMBRAE - - '3 

Burgh of Millport. - - 75 

Part III— Householders. 

ISLE OF BUTE : 

Rothesay 7 ~ 

North Bute - - - 10* 

Kingarth • - H3- 

Part IV— Traders. 

ISLE OF BUTE : 

Rothesay - . - - 115 

North Bite - - l 2a 

Kingarth - - - l'- 5 

THE CUMBRAES: 

Millport - - 126 

MISCELLANEOUS. 

Postal Information - 61, 66, 121 



BUTE COUNTY DIRECTORY 



PART I. 



July, 

1930 



Calendar— Anniversaries, etc. 



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(2) Steamboat boycott of Millport |_ three days], 1906. 

(3) Win C Harvey, Printer-Publisher, Lochgilphead, d 1927. 
Debut of the Royal Rothesay Silver Band on Esplanade, 1927 

(5) ex- provost Robert Craig Miller, Rothesay, died 1926 
Silver Wedding of Prov. and Mrs M'Millan, Rothesay, 1918. 
King married, 1893. Marquis of Bute married, 1905. 
A.ex. R Peacock, plumber, (Major Teiries), Roth, died 1930. 
Lieut Jas Cunningham, Rothesay, killed at the Front. 1916. 
T S Lockhart, Coatbridge, apptd Gas Manager, Roth., 1929. 
Lord Bute brought his bride to Mountstuart, 1905. 
(10-11-12) King George V visited Rothesay, 1920. 
Ex- Prov. M'Intosh apptd. Clerk, Bute Insurance Co., 19 23 
(12) David Arnot apptd. County Cleik of Buteshire, 1923 
Inauguration of Albert Memorial Fountain, Rothesay, 1864 
Rev John M'A.lpine, Roslin (native of Rothesay, died), 1922 

(15) Captain Harding appointed Chief Constable, 1898 

(16) Death of Couucillor William Black, Rothesay, 1921 
King George V, visited Edinburgh (Butemen honrd.), 1911. 
(20) Saint Bruix Day Fair instituted, 1585. 

R C Garden Fete, Convent Grounds, Rothesay, 1923. 
Rev John R.Scoular, Cupar-Fife, died 1915. 
Rev John Saunders, Kingarth, inducted, 1879. 
International Advertising Convention visited the Clyde, 1924 
Dr Andrew J. Hall, Rothesay, died, 1916. 
3000 American- Scottish Clansman welcomed Hame, 1928 
Pirnmill Ferryboat foundered : the 30 passengers saved, 1923 
(29) Sir James Lamont, Knockdhu, died, 1913. 

29) Freedom of Rothesay to Prof. Sir Wm. Macewen, '22. • 

30) Rev J D Ramsay inducted to Rothesay Free Oh., 1 918 
Sheriff Anderson, Dumfries, to Renfrew and Bute, 1917 
I8a Interacia Fsperanto Kongreso opened, Edinbureo, 1926 



THE COUNTY DIRECTORY. 

Glasgow Corporation Public Liijraries. 

Commercial Library Glasgow. 
Many thanks for the latest issue of your very well compiled Directory of Bute 
County, This, as in previous years, will be very useful here, The Commercial Library 
iis proving increasingly useful to the business men of Glasgow, and every Directory we 
have is used, — W Jno Phillips, Librarian in charge. 



BUTE COUNTY DIRECTORY. 



Remember, when enjoying your Holidays, to 

GATHER BONNIE SCOTCH PURPLE HEATHER, 

and send it to friends abroad to gladen their hearts, and sell for the benefit 
of benevolent institutions. Quite a deal of good is thus done. 



Aug, 

1930. 



Calendar— Anniversaries, ete. 



llFri House of Lords decided in favour of Remainant Frees, 1904 
2 Sat 1250 Scottish-Americans welcomed Hame on holiday 1926 
3jSun Rev J ME Ross,Editor, British Weekly, died in Italy, 1925 
4:Mon Earl of Dumfries born at Mount Stuart, 1907. 

5 Tues Rev Hugh Davidson inducted into West U F Church, 1925 

6 Wed Charter granted to Lodge Rothesay St John, No. (29G) 292 

7 Thur A. W. Herbert appointed County Clerk, 1909. 

8 Fri Scots Coronation Stone taken to England, 1296. 

9 Sat Dr James Burnet Lawson, j p, Rothesay, died, 1930 

10 SunRev Frank Saunders bd, killed in action, 1918. 

11 Mon'john Morrison, Master of Works, Rothesay, died 1926. 

12 Tuesl(ll) Wm. Spencer, J. P., Southpark. died, 1911 

13 Wed.Sir William Maxwell, Ardbeg, knighted, 1919. 

14 Thur] Rothesay Electric Tramways Inspected by Bd of Trade, 1902, 

15 Fri (14)Sergt. Dune. Ferguson, killed at the Front, 1916. 

16 Sat Late King's first visit to Rothesay, 1847. 

17 Sun (16) Rothesay Esplanade Russell Band Stand opened, 1873 

18 Mod Rothesay Town Council purchased fire engine, 1913. 

19 Tues ! Rothesay Electric Tramways opened for traffic, 1902. 

20 Wed Agricultural Society's Free Gift Sale at Roth. Castle, 191 

21 Thur James A MTeish, secy, Bute Benevolent Society, died 1929 

22 Fri Presbyterianism established in Scotland, 1567. 

23 Sat Visit of Foreign Esperantists to Rothesay, 1907. 

24 Sun Steamer " Comet " launched at Port Glasgow, 1812 

25 Mon (24) George Innes, Pawnbroker, Rothesay, died, 1913, 

26 Tues Sheriff Wilson introduced to Rothesay Sheriff Court, 1912 

27 Wed (28) Opening of Railwaymen's Conv. Home at Ascog, 1924. 

28 Thur Private Gavin Fleming, H.L. I., killed at the Front, 1916. 
29,Fri Memorial Stone of Bridgend New U. F. Church laid, 1908 
30|Sat Death of Adam D Macbeth, Writer, Rothesay, 1917. 

31 Sun Opening & Dedication of new StAndrew's Ch, Roth., 1925. 



The new edition of the BUTE COUNTY DIRECTORY, published by Messrs. 
Higgie & Co., Rothesay, maintains the reputation of the publication as a comprehed- 
sive record of activities and information of interest to the county. The direcctory 
comprises county and burghal information, lists of public officials and society office- 
bearers, agricultural and fishery statistics, and householders and traders. The calen- 
dar, with anniversaries for each date, is in reality a compact history of the county. — 
Record and Mail, Glasgow. 

This useful handbook of useful local information is again issued - - - - - 
It is quite indispensible for those carrying on business in or outwith the county 
— Buteman. 



BUTE COUNTY DIRECTORY. 



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Session, from October till March, Prospectuses on application. 



Sept 

1930 



Calendar -Anniversaries, ete. 



M°n Princess Louise and Marquis of Lome visited Rothesay, 1 874 
Tues (1) Sanitary Congress at Rothesay, 1922. 
Wed Freedom of Rothsy. to A B. Stewart and Thos. Russell, 1 875 
Thur Sir Jn Reid gave Erskine House for Soldiers' Hospital, 11)16. 



Ex-Bailie Aitchison, Rothesay, died, 1908. 

Sergt. T. Hamilton killed at the Front, 1916. 

Co-Operative Society formed in Rothesay 1918. 
Mon'RevChas Matheson, ma, inducted, Chapehill U.F. Ch.,'22. 
Tues ex-Bailie Muir won Scottish Bakers' Champion Cup, 1909. 
Wed]\9) Chapelhill Free Gaelic Church, Rothesay, opened, 1860. 
Thur Sergt. Donald M'Intyre awarded Military Medal, 1916. 

Rothesay public street lighting by Electricity, 1899. 

James Heaton, Spirit Merchant, Rothesay, died 1924 

Ex-Provost Sharp, j.p,, d.l.. died 1914. 

Waverley Picture House, Rothesay, opened 1926. 

Rothesay War Memorial unveiled, 1922. 

John Cruickshanks, Plumber, died, 1907. 

League of Mercy Fete at Mountstuart. 1926 

Corp. Robert C. Miller, Canada, killed at the Front, 1916. 

James Robertson, Greenan Mill, died 1927 

Rev Charles Matheson, called to Aberdeen, 1925. 

Ex-Provost Brown, Rothesay, died, 1878 

Sir John Lindsay, Town Clerk, Glasgow, died 1927 

Wm. Tytler appointed Agent, Royal Bank, Roth, 1906 

Opening of "Lady Margaret" Hospital, Millport, 1900. 

Rev Dr Alex. Robertson, Nagpur, died at Rothesay, 1920. 

Rev Samuel Crabb, Ard beg Baptist Church, died 1919. 

Freedom of Rothesay to first Barber, 1764. 

Use of Iron Harrow Pins enacted in Bute, 1720. 

Prince Leopold visited Rothesay, 1876. 

(30) Bailie John Slaven, Rothesay, died 1924 



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As far as we can see, the information about Millport and Cuinbrae is quite cor- 
rect and thoroughly reliable, so we may take it for granted that the rest of the matter 
is the same. The book, which runs into 144 pp., should be extremely useful and con- 
venient for the residents of the county of islands, as well as to visitors, especially those 
who have business dealings with the inhabitants.— Largs and Millport News 

This useful publication is again to hand. The publishers have been so enter 
prising as regards its compilation that the Directory is now an absolute necessity to 
business people who have dealings with the picturesque County of Bute. It should bd 
noted that the Directory also contains a useful almanac— 4>'drossa?i Herald, 



BUTE COUNTY DIRECTORY 



ROTHESAY BUSINESS COLLEGE 

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Classes re-Open at the Beginning of this Month 'for Two Quarter's Instruction in 

Shorthand, Typewriting, Esperanto and Buisness Methods. 

Prospettuses on Application. Georgk Higgie, Principal. 



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1330 



Calendar— Anniversaries, ete. 



1 wed Ministerial Jubilee of Rev J M Dickie, bi>, New Roth., 1926 

2 Th ur Colin Wilson nurseryman, Rothesay, died, 1922. 

3 Fri Battle of Largs, 1263. Jewish New Year begins. 

4 Sat Lord Ninian Stuart killed in action in France, 1915. 

5 Sun Lord Bute intimated gift of Museum and Library, Roth., '25 

6 Mon Rev Father M'Umail, late of Rotheeay, died 1927 
~ Tues Arch Lamont, j p, Port Bannatyne, died, 1921. 

8 Wed Win Montgomerie, solicitor, Richmond. Canada, died 1918. 

9 Thnr Supt. Robertson apptd. Cf. Constable of Buteshire, 1925 
10 Fri Freedom of Roth, to G R. Stephenson of Glen Caladh,1869. 
•1 Sat Grain Store, High Street, Rothesay, burned, 1922. 

12 San Roth. Branch An Comunn Gaidhealach formed, 1906. 

13 Mon James Dobbie. florist, of Dobbie & Co., Rothesay, died 1905. 

14 Tues Glasgow Water works opened, 1859. 

15 Wed No life can be dreary when work is delight.— Havergal 

16 Thur (17) John Gibson, butcher, died, 1909. 

17 Fri Wm P Dickie, j p, Farmer, Bannatyne Mains, died 1921. 

18 Sat ex-Provost Rowatt, Millport, died 1928 

1-' Sun Sudden death of Councillor D. I. Morris, Rothesay, 1911. 
20 Mon Q- M. Sergt. Neil Leitch died through War shock, 1919. 
21; Tues Telephone connection with Kilchattan Bay opened, 1908. 
22iWed (21) Andrew Dodds, joiner, Rothesay died. 1903. 
23 .Thur [Ordination and Induction of Rev Wm. Galbraith, Roth., 1888. 
4 Fri Malcolm Weir, Rothesay's Oldest Merchant died 1925 



Sat James VI styled King of James I Great Britain, 1664. 
Sun •! C Lamb ndncted U F Church, Limlash, 1922. 
Mon Rev Win Gairdiner inducted in Craigmore U F Church. 1926 
Tues|(28) Duncan M'Nicol, Cabman-l'oet, Rothesay, died, 1926. 
Wed Freedom of Rothesay to Marquis of Lome, 1 874. 
Thur, Opening of Rothesay New Gas Works 1899 
Fri ! Prince George visited Rothesay. 1922 



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Sat HevCJ T Beale, n a, inducted rector, St Paul's, Kotliesay,"09 

Sun James Lyon, farmer, Drumachloy, died, 1913. 

Mori Parish Councillor Harry Leitch, Rothesay, died 1925 

Tues Institution of Anct. Order of Forresters, Court Bute, 1871. 

Wed Whale caught in the Kyles, 1880 

Tliur Duncan Dewar, Architect, Rothesay, died 1926 

Fri Dr Scougal, Inspector of Schools, died, 1916. 

Sat ex-Bailie Bell, Wishaw, died at Rothesay, 1929, 

Sun John M. Lamont appointed Clerk to Lieutenancy, 1915. 

Mon Alex. Lister, florist, Rothesay, died, 1917. 

Tues The Great War ended: Armistice signed 1918. 

Wed Donald Grant, solicitor, Rothesay, died, 1920. 

Tliur Roth, Harh. Trust agreed to impose Id toll on pier. 1916, 

Fri (13) Deacon Thomson, Ardbeg, aged 94, died 1917. 

Sat '(14) Fishery Conference at Rothesay, 1905. 

Sun ,(17) W. A. Wilson, Proprietor of "Buteman," died, 1908. 

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A. M. Millar, grocer, Rothesay, died, 1917. 
James Fleck, late Mill Worker, died at Rothesay, 1929. 
Ex-Provost Orkney, Rothesay, died, 1909 
(20). Rev Peter Dewar, North Bute, died 1927 
(Roth, celebr. union of Free and U.P.Churs. [31stOct.] 1900 

,,„„. 24) George Welsh. Baker, Port-Banhatyne, died 1929 

Mon Oapt. Claud Gray Buchanan, killed in action, 1914 

Tues First newspaper printed in Bute, 1839 

Wed 1(25) Induction of Rev Alex. M'Kenzieto North Bute, 1927. 

Thur Rothesay Town Council took over Gas Works, 1843. 

Fri Opening of Bute Savings Bank Premises, Castle St., 1905 
-„ Sat (30) Bute Burns Club instituted, 1887 
30iSnn [Presentation to Alex M'Nah, Church worker. Rothesay .'21 
Foundation of Chapelliill Free Church laid, 1859. 



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Queen Alexandra born, 1844. 

(3) Old Mountstuart House destroyed by fire, 1877. 

Angus Robertson, Upholsterer, Rothesay, died 1929 

(5) A. M. Macka.y, Farmer, Brnchag died, 1913 

Amalgamation of Buteshire Liberal Associations, 1917. 

George Shiells, J.P. , Rothesay, died suddenly, 1915. 

(8) J. Windsor Stuart, .Factor on Bute Estate died, 1905. 

Public Halls, built by ex-Prov. Chas Duncan, opened, 1879. 

First Lighthouse in Clyde (Cumbrae). opened 1757. 

Hugh JVPLean, farmer, Ascog, died, 1920. 

League of Nations Branch founded in Rothesay, 1926 

Death of Councillor Robert Miller, Rothesay, 1917, 

'• Buteman" Jubilee Celebration and Presentation, 1904. 

David Lawson, Baker, Rothesay, died, 1919. 
15Mon (16) Rothesay Advertising Association instituted, 1903. 
16Tues l (17) New Zealand Flag unfurled, Rothesay Academy, 1910. 

17 Wed I Resuscitation of ProvGrndLdge of Argyll and Isles, 187 5. 

18 Thur' Rothesay public records lost when being returned, 1660. 

19 Fri George Berwick, M d, Ardbeg, died 1925. 

20 Sat Captain John Mackirdy, Beechwood, died, 1913. 



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Captain Duncan Bell, "Galatea" Bar, Rothesay, died 1929 

Kyles of Bute Hydropatliic burned, 1909 — re-opened, 1911, 

Ex-Bailie Brown, Rothesay, pres. Liberal Assocn., died, 1912 

Lady Margaret MacRae born, 1876. 

Christmas Day. Imperial penny postage, 1898. 

David Macnair, store-keeper, murdered in Canada, 1922. 

Alex. MTarlane, farmer, Meikle Kilchattan,died 1920. 

(27) Rev Win C. Galbraith. ma. b sc Roth., Ordained, 1925 

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1 Tliur M'Kirdy & M'Millan, Lmtd.. Rothesay, formed, 1898. 

2 Fri John J Wilkie .£20,000 bequest to Rothesay, intimated, 1928 

3 Sat Colonel M'Leod Robertson awarded D.S.O., 1918. 

4 Sun Tragic death of Major G H Kenton Newall, 1916. 

5 Mon James Heron, Rothesay merchant and Volunteer, died 1903. 

6 Tues. (7) Peter Leith, chemist, Rothesay, died at Glasgow, 1918 
Wed Capt. Archd. Reid, Rothesay, awarded M.C., 1918. 
Thur Rev J. King Hewison inducted to Rothesay parish, 1884 
Fri David Robertson, Baker, Rothesay, died, 1910. 

Sat (9) Dr John Maddever, Walsall, died 1911 

Sun I To work with a will gives strength and skill. 

Mon iRothesay erected into a Royal Burgh, 1400. 

Tues Memorial Stone of Millport Hospital laid, 1901. 

Wed Major J. R. Yeates, County Procurator -Fiscal, died 1920. 

Thur (14) Robert Stewart, Grain Merchant, Rothesay, died 1926 

Fri lArch. M Burnie, Florist and Seedsman, d. at Edin., '1924 

Sat jBishop Smith, of Argyll and the Isles, died 1918. 

Sun iHugh Thompson, Foreman Postman, Rothesay., died 1924 

Mon James Keith, restaurateur Rothesay, died, 1920 

Tues James Duncan, j P, oldest Farmer in Bute, died 1922. 

Wed British Legion formed at Rothesay, 1 925. 

ThurjLord Bannatyne, of Karnes, admitted advocate, 1765 

Fri William Roy appointed Postmaster of Rothesay, 1922. 

Sat (25) Colonel Maclsaac, V.D.. Rothesay, died 1915. 

Sun uev A Cowie, inducted in Ascog U F Cli, 1925. 

Mon jRobert Duncan, Hotel-Keeper, Auchenlochan, died, 1922. 

Tues (24) Freedom of Rothesay to first local Shipbuilder, 176C. 

Wed JHugh Duncan, m a, Writer, Gl -isirow, died, 1921. 

Thur Marquis of Bute enlisted as Private Soldier, 1916. 

Fri James Thompson, Bootmaker, Rothesay, die & 1915. 

Sat IA. G. Murray appointed President, Court of Session, 1905 



That very useful publication "The Bute County Directory" is now on our 
our desk, having ju^t been issued. That veteran of the printing fraternity, Mr 
Higgie, is entitled to congratulation on the book, which runs to 15(1 pages, and is in- 
valuable to anyone doing business in the Burgh or County. — Rothesay Express. 

Our old friend Mr George Higgie (Higgie & Co., publishers, Rothesay), has 
once more sent us a copy of his useful Bute (County and Burgh) Directory. The 
contents appear much as usual, and at least they are not curtailed from previous 
i*sues. The Calendar, with its local anniversaries, is an interesting feature, and the 
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City of Glasgow Bank Directors sentenced, 1879. 

K D Macmillan appointed Procurator- Fiscal of Ayr, 1916. 

(2) Provost Munn, Rothesay, died, 1858. 

Jubilee Presentation to Bridgend U F Ch Office-Bearer, '24 

Rev John Rutherford, late of Craigmore U.F. Ch., died '17. 

Duncan Maclea, writer (" Delta'), died at Glasgow, 1915. 

A place without a Directory is a place in obscurity. 

Inauguration of Equifex Disinfector at Rothesay, 1906. 
Sun Sir Win Maxwell, Co-Operator, died at Rothesay, 1929 
Mon J. R. Yeates, County Pioc. Fiscal, pres. Commission, 1916. 
Tues j Hugh Lauder, Jeweller, Rothesay, died, 1917. 
Wei Semi-Jubilee of Rev Joseph Traill, bd, U F Par Ch, 1923. 
ThurjCouncillor Neil M'Callum died, 1911. 

Fri Captain James Williamson, Caledonian steamers, died 1919. 
Sat (16) John A Urqubart, Grocer, Rothesay died 1926. 
Sun ,Death of Andrew Holmes, Grocer, Rothesay, 1916. 
Mon I Presentation of Weights and Measures by Marquess, 1816. 
Tues ,(17) Marquis of Bute invested with Order of Thistle, 1923. 
Wed Rothesay's Privileges confirmed by James VI, 1584. 
Thurjl9) Rev canon Macdoanhl, Rothesay, died at Inverness, 1926. 
Fri First Hydropathic in Scotland (Glenbum, Rothesay), 1848. 
Sat Bryce Ferguson, late Bookseller, Rothesay, died 1918. 
Sun (County Volunteer Regiment formed at Rothesay, 1917. 
Mon 1(23) Wireless Telegiaphy installed at 22 Bridge St, 1923. 
Tues ,(24) Lieutenant Hugh Montgomerie. died 1919 
Wed (Robert Williamson, ob k, late of Rothesay, died 1927. 
Thur Capt. M'Kav, Chief Constable. Rothesay, died 1921. 
Fri Rev J. F. Padkin inducted to Rothesay W. U.F. Ch., 1911. 

'(28) Order of St Patrick instituted, 



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1 Sun ex-Bailie James Cunningham, Grocer, Rothosa, died 1929. 

2 Mon (1) Rev Angus Angus Macpbee, Kilfinnan, died, 1926. 

3 Tues Norman Lamont first elected JM.P. for Buteshire, 1905. 

4 Wed Bute Bee-Keepers' Association formed, 1916. 

5 Thur John J L Gardner apptd Rothesay Chamberlain, 1923 

6 Fri Alex Stephen apptd Rothesay Master of Works 1923. 

7 Sat (Robert Thorburn, late of Kerrycroy, died at Rothesay, 1929. 

8 Sun 'Late Lord Bute's Wedding Dowry intimated, 1897 
9JMon (10) Resuscitation of Bute Primrose League, 1903. 

10iTu.es George Halliday, Sawmiller, Rothesay, died 1915. 
ll'Wed Bute Agricultural Society established, 1800. 

12 Tlmr Wm H Squair, Flesher, Rothesay, died, 1916. 

13 Fri (12) Ex-Provost MTntosb, Rothesay, died, 1923. 

14 Sat (13) Fatal Accident to John Mackirdy, writer Glasgow, '17. 
15iSun Introduction of Sheriff Kennedy to Bute Court, 1907. 
16:Mon Rev John Forsyth inducted to Whiting Bay U F Ch„ 1917. 

17 Tues Welcome to Tramway Officials at Rothesay. 1924. 

18 Wed : ( 17) Presentation of Red Cross Medals by Lad} 7 MacRae,'22. 

19 Thur Peter Monie, rector, Irvine Academy, d. at Rothesay, 1921. 

20 Fri Rector Burgess, Rothesay Academy, caped D.Sc, 1924 
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Sun Ex-Provost Donald McMillan, Rothesay, died, 1921 
Mon (22) Sir Wm Macewen, Eminent Surgeon, died 1924. 
Tues Consecration of St Blane's Royal Arch Chapter, 163, 1876 
Wed (26) Week's Missionary Campaign in Bute began, 1923. 
26!Thur (27)Lieut Fullarton Boag killed at the Front, 1916. 
27 Fri jLieut. James B Lawson killed at the Front, 1918 
28,Sat [Thomas Gilmour, Kilchattan Tile Works died, 1916. 
29'Sun ' Rev VVm Galbraith, Bridgend U F Church, Rothesay, d, '22 
30|Mon Cap. M'Nicol, Bute Goods Steamer, died, 1919. 
31 Tues (30) Robt. Brown, Town Crier, Rothesay, died, 1916. 



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vestment to spend 3s in the Bute Directory, now being circulated by Messrs Higgie & 
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Wed Robert III died in Rothesay Castle, 1406. 

2 Thur Sheriff Martin opened new wing of Victoria Hospital, 1928, 

3 Fri iSudden death of James Kay, Forester on Bute Estate, 1917 

4 Sat Sheriff-Substitue Martin, ma, died at Rothesay, 1930. 

5 Sun (6) Scot. Federation of Meat Traders met at Rothesay, 1927 

6 Mon '(7) Rev W T Smellie inducted to Rothesay Parish, 1925 

7 Tues Rev Jas Girvan, M.A., inducted to Nth. Bute U.F. Ch., 1914. 

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Lord Bute offered Skeoch Wood to Burgh of Rothesay, 1912 
Win Wlivte, Gas Manager, Rothesay, died, 1929 
James Hunter, Rothesay's oldest Shopkeeper, died, 1911. 
Capt. Robt. M'Fie, late Harbourmaster, Rothesay, died, 1913 
Rev J F Macpherson, late of New Rothesay, died, 1929 
Sheriff Ballingall introduced to Rothesay Court. 1928. 
A. D. Macbeth, gave £1500 to maintain free Pier, 1917. 
(12) Rothesay Electric Power Station opened, 1927 
(15) Golden Wedding of ex-Bailie and Mas Buchanan, 1930. 
Roth. Boy Scouts New Hall opened by Sir Jn. Reid, 1915. 
J C Blackwood, Rothesay Post Office, died 1929 
Sudden death of George Stuart, florist, Rothesay, 1912. 
Rev J Townsley, inducted, Kilchattan Bay UFCh., 1922. 

(22) Rev. Alex Stirling, Rothesay Free Church, died, 1907 

(23) St George's Day. 

George. M Allison, Pier Turnstiles, died 1922. 
John Patience, bootmaker, Rothesay, died 1916. 

(26) Rothesay Charity Organisation Society formed, 1909. 
Rev Malcolm Smith, ma, instituted in St Paul's, Roth., '25 
Duke of Rothesay visited Arran, 1914 

(27) Captain John Williamson died at Nice. 1922. 

Lieut John Wilson Alexander torpd. in Mediterranean, '18 
Presentation, J R Thomson, Parish Council, Clk,. Arran, 192 



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l|Fri John Lee, Ed'nburgb, became postmaster of Rothesay, 1927 

2 Sat Majority of Marquis of Graham, 1928 

3 Sun Rev Rigley inducted into Roth. Baptist Ch.,1930. 
4Mon 3) Jas C Siuclair, la'te Rurgh Chamberlain, Roth., d. 1930 

5 Tues F. W. F. Clark installed P. G. M. M. at Rothesay, 1916. 

6 Wed H R Keay appointed County Aseessor, 1924 

Thur H J G Ross appointed headmaster of Roth. Pub. Sch., 1906 " 
Fri (7) Lieut. John Wilson Alexander died in Great War, 1918. 
Sat Alfred W Herbert, County Clerk of Buteshire, died, 1923 
Sun (ll)Foundation Stone of Rothesay Academy laid, 1868. 
Mon (5 2) Thomson Home, Rothesay, opened, 1926 
Tues Rev Daniel M Stewart, ma, inducted to Kingarth, 1926 
Wed (12) Ascog Water Supply for Rothesay adopted, 1856. 
Thur (15) George Hicks & Son, Chemists, estab. in Rothesay, 1826 
fri (16) Scot. Tram. Officials Annual Congress at Rothesay, '24, 
Sat Amalgamation of Buteshire and Rothesay Burgh Police, 1923 
Sun Ordination of Rev James Esselmont, in Bridgend. 1923. 
Mon 1(17) 2nd Anl. Mtg. of Scot. Tramway Assn., Rothesay, 1924. 
Tues |(18) Rev John Dickie, b.d., inducted to New Rothesay, 1911. 
Wed ^19) Lieut. John M'Donald Smith, killed at the Front,19l6 
Thur (20) Swing Bridge, Rothesav Mid Pier opened, 1908. 



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(24) John G. Heron, Baker, Rothesay, died, 1920. 

Queen Victoria bom, 1819. Empire Day. 

(24) George Prentice, Clothier, Rothesay, died 1925. 

John M'Cord, Builder, Rothesay, died 1915 

Daniel Duncan, Woodend, died 1915. 

(27) A. B. Stewart, Convener of the County, died 1880. 

Rev Alistair Mackenzie, Ind. to E U F Ch", Millport, 1924. 

(31) N. H. Constable appointed Factor on Bute Estate, 1920 

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Hon Captain James M c Crone, died at Rothesay, aged 90, 1923. 
Tues(3) isir John Reid, Ardenoraig, knighted, 1918. 
Wed King Geoige V, born, 1805. 

4 Thur Arthur Swanston, Grocer, Rothesay, died 1917 

5 Fri 1(4) Wm Hunter, Builder, Rothesay died 1929. 
Sat (5) 20a Skota Esperanto Konp-eso, opened at Largs, '25 
Sun (8) Major I'eter Couper, obe, died at Glasgow, 1925 

8 Mon (9) Our Manager's Jubilee as a Printer and Publisher, 1912. 

9 Tues (lO)Marquis of Graham apptd. Lord-Lieut, of Buteshire, '2d 

10 Wed itev J B, Howe ordained-inducted to Chapelhill U F Ch, '2t>. 

11 Thur Marchioness of Bute appointed D C, B* E, 1918. 

12'Fri Lady Jean Crichton Stuart married to Hon. J. Bertie, j928. 
13 Sat Presbyterial Presentation to Miss Marianne Mackinlay, '23 
14 ! Slin Lady Mary Hamilton and Marquis of Graham mar., 1906. 
15 Mon (14) Lady Hunter-Weston opnd Academy Fancy Faire,1930 
16jTues Lord Ninian Stuart married, 1906. 
17|Wed (18) Battle of Waterloo, 1815. 

18 Thur (19) Opening of Bridgend New U. F. Church, 1909. 

19 Fri (20) Sir Charles Dalrymple, late M.P. for Bute, died 1916. 

20 Sat Marquis of Bute born, 1881. 

21 Sun (20) Wilkie Alms Houses, Rothesay, opened 1929 
22|Mon King George V crowned, 1911 

23|Tues JDuke of Rothesay born, 1894 (24) Bannockburn Day, 1314 

24 Wed Rev Joseph Traill inducted to U. F. Parish Ch., Roth., 1902 

25 Thur,Freedom of Rothesay to Sir Thomas J Lipton, 1930 

26 Fri |Rev. J. J. Dawson, St Andrew's K C Ch, Roth., died 1903. 

27 Sat | Welcome Home of Marquis and Marchioness of Graham, 1906 

28 Sun (27) Telephonic Communication -with Arran opened, 1923, 

29 Mon (28) Rev William Winter, Ascog U F Church, died 1924, 

30 Tues (28) Australian Public School boys visited Rothesay,1924. 

(30) Rothesay Aquarium opened. 1875. 



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COUNTY OF BUTE. 

THE COUNTY OF BUTE comprises the seven islands in the Firth of Clyde, viz, 
— Bute, the most populous; Arran, the largest ; the Great and Little 
Cumbraes, off the Ayrsiure Const; Holy Isle and Pladda, off Arran; and Inch- 
marnock, off Bute. 

The total Area of the County (land and water, exclusive of tidal water) is 
139,658 acres, of which 53,510 are mountain and heath lands used for grazing. 3,806 
acres are under plantations, and 794 are covered with water There are 25,981 acres 
under all kinds of crops, bare fallow and grass, which is a gradual inroad on the 
mountain heath and hitherto uncultivated land. 

The principal Industries are agriculture, horticulture, and fishing The islands 
possess great and varied natural attractions, and are in the forefront as holiday resorts. 

The Population of the County (including its Burghs of Rothesay and 
Millport) in 1801 was 11,791; 1831, 14,151; 1861, 16,331; 1881, 17,657. In 
1891 it was 18,248 (8,057 males and 10,197 females) ; and in 1901, 18,786 (8,412 
males and 10,374 females) — being an increase of 255 in the ten years — 2'1 per cent 
There were 4,270 inhabited houses in the islands. 
For 1911, the figures were as follows : — 

Males. Females. 
Arran - - - 2,169 2,402 

Bute (including Rothesay) 5,081 6,781 

Cum brae - - - 704 992 

*The Increased total issued in the Quarterly Return of the Registrar- 
General compared with the returns lodged with the Sheriff-Clerk, 
may be accounted for by the enumeration of the shipping. 
the decreases since 1901 are as follows : Arran, 209; Bute, 330 ; Cumbrae, 62 — 601 

The population at the postponed 1921 census [taken in June instead of April] for the 
county, was 33,711 (13,880 males and 19,831 females)— being an increase of 15,526 

over 1911. 

VALUATION. — The Rental, as ascertained at the Valuation Courts, i3 as follows 

The Cumbraes, 

Isle of Bute — North Bute, 

„ Kingarth, 

Isle of Arran — Kilbride, 

,, Kilmory, 13766 14 3 - £32 6 2 

County of Bute, £99,577 17 1 £1434 2 4 £32 6 2 

Burgh of Rothesay, 117,709 9 7 

Tramways in Bute— Rothesay £22 ; North Bute, £405. 

The Fiars Prices, by which the parish ministers' stipends are regulated, were struck 
in the Sheriff Court, Rothesay, for crop of the previous year, as follows: — 



Total. 


Revised total 


4,571 


4,628* 


11,799 


11,851 


1,696 


1,707 



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Barley 

Oats 


quarter, 


£2 
1 
1 


6 
3 7J 
9 9f 


£2 1 4 

16 7 


£2 
1 4 



5 


Bere 














Beans 














Oatmeal, 


boll, 


1 


6 6 


i "i n 


1 1 


3 



B 17 



Agricultural Statistics and Assessments -County of Bute. 



AGRICULTURAL RETURNS issued by the Scottish Department 
Total Area (excluding water) 

Total Acreage under Crops and G- it ass in Buteshire, 
Ar.ible Laud, .... 

Permanent Grass . , . . 

Corn Crops — Wheat 

Barley , . . . 

Oats 

Mixed Corn 

Rye , 

Beans .... 
Peas 
Green Crops — Potatoes 

Turnips and Swedes , 
Mangold 
Cabbage 

Rape , . . . 

Vetches or Tares . , 

Small Fruit 
Rye-Grass and other Rotation Grasses and Clover , 

Other Crops . .... 

Bare Fallow ..... 

Acreage Occupied by Tenants, , 

Occupied by Owners 

Holdings above 1 and not exceeding 5 acres ,, 
5 „ 50 „ 

„ 50 „ 300 „ 

,,300 . . 

Total holdings ,, „ 

Horses (iucluding Horses used for Agricultural Purposes) 
Cattle ,,,... 
Sheep ,,,... 

Pigs, ...... 



1911. 


1929. 


Acres. 


Acret. 


139,658 1 


39,658 


25,553 


24,989 


14,830 


15,009 


10,723 


9,980 


15 


3 


22 


6 


4,732 


4,240 


60 


27 


44 


6 


4 


1 


998 


970 


1,325 


1210 


10 


2 


25 


15 


67 


48 


1 


3 


60 


10 


7,361 


8.367 


15 


9 


85 


92 


24,499 


23,716 


1,054 


1,273 


No., 1911 


No., 1929 


81 


72 


339 


325 


127 


141 


8 


4 


555 


542 


1,283 


1,089 


9,241 


8,822 


43,815 


42,623 


740 


494 



FISHERY — The members of the Fishery Board for Scotland are as follows: — 
David T. Tones, cbe,frse, chairman ; W Lyon Mackenzie, kc, Sheriff of Ayrshire, 
legal member and deputy chairman ; Professor D'Arcy Wentworth Thompson, cb, 
scientific member; sir John Irvine, Aberdeen; sir Malcolm Smith, ex-Provost 
if Leith; William Miller, jp, Wick; and George Hall, jp, Aberdeen. 
'Inorge Hogarth, Secretary. 

Alex E Mackenzie, Chief Inspector of Sea Fisheries. 
Head Office, 101 George Street, Edinburgh 

Local Office, Fishery Office, Tarbert, Loch Fyne. Local Officer, Andw Anderson. 
Quantity and value of herrings credited to the district in 1929, 94,388 crans, £50.147 
D», do. all kinds of white fish ... 2,734 cwts. 2,379 

Value of shellfish taken, ... ... ... 682 

At the end of 19 29 there were in the Rothesay district 67 registered fishing boats, 
manned by 111 resident fishermen and boys. 

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PART II. 



OFICIALS 



COUNTY OF BUTE. 

lieutenancy. — Lord Lieutenant and High Sheriff, Duke of Montrose, c b, c v o, 
Deputy Lieutenants — Major C N MacRae, Lieui-Colonel M'Leod Robertson, dso, 
Millport; George Laidier, Brodick; and the Provost of Rothesay 
Clerk, John M Lainont, M R k, Rothesay. 

Member of Parliament. — For Parliamentary purposes Buteshire is joined with 
North Ayrshire. At the General E'ection, in May, 1929, the candidates were — 
Lieut General Sir Aylmer Hunter- Weston, kcb, djo. Hunterston, Ayrshire, 
(Unionist), who polled 18.331 ; and Alex Sloan (Labour), who polled 14,394 
Constituency — The Roll of Voters is printed annually. The latest-issued list 
(May, 1929) show numbers in Buteshire to be — Cumbrae, 2,066 ; North Bute, 
1,160: Rothesay, 7,068; Kingarth, 561; Kilbride, 1,724; Kilmory, 1,214 
total 13,793. (Last year, 12,141). 

Auxiliary Forces. — Territorial Army — Buteshire Association — President. 
His Grace the Duke of Montrose, c b, c v o. Military members — Major Geo 
Hicks, M c, T d, kg a, (t ) ; major A H Hill, m c, r g a, (t) ; Lieut-Colonel, 
Bryce Allan, obe, td, ra (ta); Major A M M'Kinlay, td, rga, vice-chairman ; 
(t); Colonel Colin MacLeod Robertson, ob,dso, td, rg a. (t), (chairman). Re- 
presentative member (County Council), Major Colin W MacRae, cbe, dl, jp, bl, 
Res of Officers, Yoe of Gd. Co-opted members— Alexander M'intyre and ex- 
Provost E R Macmillan. 
Secretary, Lieut James Alexander, t a res, 78 St Vincent st, Glasgow. 
Ariillery — 50th (Bute) Light Battery ra (ta) 

National Service Scheme — County of Bute — Ex-Provost M'Millan and ex-Bailie 
Lyle, Rothesay; George Laidler, Brodick; John M Lamont, Port-Baunatyne; 
James P Malcom, Edinbeg, North Bute; George K Baillie, Kingarth; ex-Provost 
Cockburn, Millport; and James Crawford, Cumbrae 

Assessments. — The following localates are imposed by the County Council, viz : — 

•County Rates, (Owners and Occupiers jointly), Police, County General, 
Valuation of Lands, Registration of Voters, Lunacy, Diseases of Ani- 
mals, and General Purposes (including Tuberculosis), Health ll - 60 

Education Rate, - - - - - - Is 7d 

For Parish Rates see the different districts. 

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BOTE COUNTY DIRECTORY ADVERTISEMENT. 




ROTHESAY 



CORPORATION 



GftiF 




ourse, 



Oliarges 

Gentlemen, Ladies, Young Persons. 



Per Annum 


30s Od 


21s Od 


15s under 20 


„ Month 


18s Od 


12s 6d 


12s 6d 


,, Fortnight 


12s Od 


9s 6d 


9s 6d 


„ Week 


7s Od 


6s Od 


6s Od 


,. Eound 


Is Od 


IsOd 


IsOd 



Lockers, 



2s 6a. 



PUBLIC OFFICIALS-County of Bute 



Sheriff Court.- — Bute is joined with Renfrew. The Court meets at Rothesay on 
Tuesday forenoons at 11 o'clock. Circuit Small Debts Courts meet quarterly at 
Brodick, Arrau, on the third Wednesdays in March, June and November, and 
about the end of September ; and at Millport, Cumbrae, in March and Sep- 
tember. Sheriff Principal, James Mercer Irvine, kg. Sheriff-Substitute, James 
Bell Ballingall. Hon Slieriff-Substitutes, William Lyle, George Hicks, and 
Donald Buchanan, Rothesny; Colonel R Gray Buchanan, Port-Banuatyne ; 
Dr J H Paul, Millport ; James J Morton, Brodick 

Clerk, Thomas W Alexander. Clerks-Depute— Rothesay, Jas M Matheson ; Lamlash, 
John Kerr; Millport, James Stewart. Procurator - Fiscal, William Grant, 
Depute, James Mackinnon. Nautical Assessors, captains A Wood, 6 Morgan ter, 
Maryfield, Dundee; D Macdonald, 39 Kelly st, Greenock ; Alex Coull, Braeriach 
Quadrant road, Newlands, Glasgow: Michael Benson, 6 Bank st, Greenock; 
Robert G Tait, 28 Ardgowan st (West), Greenock: Captain Archibald M Jack- 
son, 4 Castle Gardens, Gourock ; and Captain Robert Bryce, 29 Maxwell Drive, 
Pollokshields, Glasgow. Medical Referees appointed under the Workmen's Com- 
pensation Acts: — Buteshire — John Marshall, md, Rothesay ; Island of Arran. 
A Freeland Fergus, Glasgow; and David Birrell Campbell, mbcm, 34 Anderson 
road, Saltcoats. Specialist for Industrial Disease — Dr John Glaister, 3 Newton 
place, west, Glasgow : and Dr Alexander Scott, 4 Newton terrace, Glasgow, 
For Ophthalmic cases — Dr A Maitland Ramsay, 15 Woodside place, Glasgow. 
Divisional Inspector of Mines — Scotland District — J Masterton, m b e, 59 
Cockburn st, Edinburgh. Sheriff-Officers, Walter M'Kendrick, Watergate, and 
Wm Msekinnon, 11 Albert place, Rothesay; James Boyd, Dairy; John Brown, 
Ayr ; John Albert Carson, 8 Duke st, Kilmarnock ; Joseph M^Culloch, Ardros- 
san ; Henry Devlin and Jas Richmond, 13 Hamilton st, Greenock; PatrickP 
SkeUon, 28 King st. Port-Glasgow; and John Stuart, Gourock; Wm C Gibson, 
Greenock ; and T Morrison M x Arthur, Glasgow 

Auditor, Jas M Matheson. Keeper of Court-House and Bar Officer, Mat. C Stewart. 
The Circuit Court for Buteshire meets six times a year in Glasgow 

Justices of the Peace — Quarter Sessions are held at Rothesay on first Tuesdays of 
March, May and August, and last Tuesday of October; and Courts of Petty 
Sessions are held as required 

Isle of Butf— Ex- Provosts Tames Fisher, Rothesay; James A Walker, Glasgow ; 
and Robert Burnes.s, Prestwick; ex-Bailies M'Bride, Buchanan, Muir, Lyle 
and Cunningham; Sir John Reid, Ardencraig; and Captain George Miller, 
Rothesay; Colonel Michael R Gray Buchanan, Ettrickdale ; John Fereguson, 
Rothesay : and Arch Malcom, Port-Bannatyne 
Appointed in 1920. 

Thomas W Alexander, Sheriff Clerk ; George K Baillie, Langalbuinoch, Kingarth , 
Andrew Clark, Glebelands ; John Cunningham. Moredun, Craigmore ; Mrs Mary 
Fisher, Orlington ; Thomas Gilmour, Tile Works. Kingarth ; Andrew Hamilton 
grocer, Rothesay ; James Howatt, Ardmory road ; John M Lamont, Clerk to 
Lieutenancy; Dr Jas B Lawson, Rothesay; ex-provost E R Macmillan, Rothesay; 
Major Colin MacRae and the Lady Margaret MacRae ; Feorline, Argyllshire : 
Alex MTntyre, farmer, Dunalunt ; Andrew M M'Kinlay, architect, ex-rroyost 
Jas M'Millan, o b e, Rothesay Jas P Malcom, Edinbeg ; Arch Montgomerie, 
auctioneer; and Jas Wilson, sen, Port-Bannatyne 



BUTE COUNTY DIRECTORY ADVERTISEMENT 



MIINKIPAL 

ON THE MEADOWS, 



CHARGE S. 

GENTLEMEN. LADIES. JUNIORS. 

Season, 25s 20s 15s 

Monthly, 15/6 12/6 12s 

Per Game : Singles, 6d ; Doubles, 4d each Player. 

Juniors to be reckoned up to 16 years. 

Single Players can occupy the Courts for 

only twenty-five minutes at a time, 

Foursomes for thirty minutes. 

In the event of their being a number of persons waiting, 

players may not be permitted to engage in singles. 



VIICIPII 

r/ 

W 
ON THE ESPLANADE. 





l-r*. 



CHARGES. 

4d per Game during July and August. 
3d per Game during the rest of the Season. 



OFFICIALS— County of Baoe 



Appointed in 1926. 
John Alexander, Port-Bannatyne; Wm B Crawford, Kingarth; Mr» Je*n Dickie, 
Rothesay; ex-provost G-eorge Hicks; Rothesay; Robert MAlister, Mid-Ascog; 
Peter M'Millan, Port-Bannatyne ; Alex M'Nab, joiner, Rothesay; James Smith, 
Rothesay ; and Lord Colum Edmund Crichton Stuart, M p, Karnes Castle 

IslanuofArkas — John Spiers, Bennecarrigan ; James M'Gregcr, Eirkmuirhill, 
Lanarkshire; John B Sweet, Brodick; Jas Hodge, piermaster, Lamlasli ; James 
M'Kinnon, farmer, Whiting Bay; Robert Kerr, jun, piermaster, Lochranza, 
George Laidler, Brodick; Jas John Morton, Machrie; John Brown, Corriecravie, 
and Alex Spiers, Clachaig 

Appointed in 1920. 
Robert Anderson, blacksmith, Pirnmill; Peter Baud, farmer, Tormore, Machrie : Wm 
Brown, farmer, Shedog; His Grace the Duke of Montrose and Her Grace the 
Duchess of Montrose, obe. Brodick Castle ; Wm Hamilton, St Quivox, Whitng, 
Bay; Enoch B Hastings, Corrie ; Dr Jamieson, Brodick; Donald Mackenzie, 
jun., farmer, King's Cross; Peter Mackenzie, farmer, Catocol ; Jobn M ''Bride, 
farmer, Shannochie ; Neil Robertson, farmer, Shiskine; and Dr Thomas Ruther- 
ford, Shedog. . . . , . , „„„ 
6 Appointed in 192b. 

Arch Currie, Brodick pier: James C Inglis, Brodick; John AV Inglis, Lamlash: 
Alex C Lennox, Whiting Bay; Donald M'Kelvie, Lamlasli; Donald M'Millan, 
Lochranza; Mrs Mary Stewart Oar, Corrie Honse ; and John Taylor, Whiting 
Bay 

Cumbrae — Ex-Provost Clark, and Jas C Sharpe 

Appointed in 1920. 
Ex-Provost Cockburn, Glasgow; John M'Naughton, ship captain, Millport ; Lieut- 
Colonel M'Leod Robertson, Glasgow; and ex-provost Robert Robertson, Reau- 

lieu, Hants . . . , . ,„.,,, 

' Appointed in 192G. 

James Allan, Millport; and Arch Cameron, Millport 

Ex-Officiis — The Sheriff and Sheriff-Substitute; the Provost, Bailies, and Dean 
of Guild of Rothesay; the Baron Bailie of Mountstuart ; the Chief Magistrate 
of Millport ; and the Chairmen of District Committees and Parish Counci s 

Clerk, Thomas W Alexander. Depute, James M Matheson ; Procurator-Fiscal 
William Grant. Water Bailiff, Charles Wright Morris, 24 Charlotte sq, Edin- 
burgh. 

County Licensing Court.— James PMalcom, North Bute; ex-Bailie Jas M'Bride 
Rothesay; Georgo Laidler, Brodick; John M Lamont, Port-Bannatyne ; Nor- 
man H Constable, Rothesay ; and John Crawford, Portyre. 

County Licensing Appeal Court. — Appointed by the Justices of the Peace- fcx- 
provosts Eben R Macmillan and James McMillan, James Smith, Andrew M 
M r Kinlay and William B Crawford, Rothesay; and Thos (iilmour, Kingarth 
Appointed by the County Council — Donald M Kenzie King's Cross ; Wm Brown 
Shedog; Donald M'Kelvie, Lamlash: Peter Nicol, Dippen ; William Scott; 
Port-Bannatyne; Colin M'Leod Robertson and Dr Jas H Paul, Millport, 
and Andrew Hamilton, Rothesay 



BUTE COUNTY DIRECTORY ADVERTISEMENT. 



21 Victoria Street, 

AND 

Gallowgate Post Office. 

Phone No. 171. 

J: S. DOUGALL, 

JEWELLER, 

BOOKSELLER, 

NEWSAGENT and 

STATIONER. 

ARTISTS MATERIAL. FANCY GOODS. 
SCOTCH PEBBLE JEWELLERY. 

LARGE SELECTION OF 

MARRIAGE PRESENTS 

IN ELECTRO AND SILVERPLATE. 



OFFICIALS— County of Bute. 



County Council. — Convener, Provost Maclachlan, Rothesay. Vice-Convener, N H 
Constable. Rothesay 
Members representing Electoral Divisions: — 

Arran — Brodick — George Laidler, Strabane. Lair.lash— Donald Mackelyie. 
Whiting Bay— Donald Mackenzie. Dippen — ! J eter Xicol. Skisken— James John 
Morton, Machire Lochranza — Malcolm Steen. 

Bote — Port-Bannatyne ( East) — John M Lamont, Ardentigh. North End-Colin 
M'Callum, Upper Ardroscadale. Mountstuart— Earl of Dumfries. Kilchattan 
Bay- Norm -in H Constable 

Citmbkae — John Crawford, Portyre. Millport (East)— Provost Houston, Miliport 
Millport (West)-- Dr Paul and ex-Bailie Macfarlane. Millport 

Appointed by Rothesay Town Council — provost Maclachlan, uailieAreh Brown, and 
and ccouncillor Duncan Brown, M'Millan, Fisher, Hicks, Halliday, D and M 
Buchanan, M'Nicol and Thompson 

Offici VLS. — County Clerk and Treasurer — ■ David Arnot. Rothesay. District 
Collectors, : Kilbride William Rough, Lamlash. Kilmorv, Duncan M'Alister, 
Sliddery. North Bute -- G- Loch, Port-Bannatyne. Kingarth -- W T Ksplin. 
Cumbrae -- Jas Stewart, Millport. County Auditor — John Loudon, C A, 86 
St Vincent Street, Glasgow. Chief Constable — John Robertson, County 
Buildings, Rothesay. Assessor and Registration Officer, H R Keay, Oastl- 
Street, Rothesay. County Medical Officer — professor J R Currie, Glas. 
gow. District Medical Officer for Bute. Dr T W Howie District Medical 
( >fficer for Cumbrae, Dr M'Tavish. Dictrict Medical for Arran, Dr Buchanan, 
Sanitary Inspector and District Road Surveyor — William Dunlop Brown, 
County Buildings, Rothesay. Inspector of Weights and Measures — Wm Clark, 
County Buildings, Love St. Paisley; assistant, Robt Adams. Veterinary Inspector, 
— Joseph Gillies, m k c V s, Come, Arran; and A R Moodie, m r c V s., Rothe- 
say. County Analysts, Cowan and Biggart, Greenock. 
Education Committee — Provost Maclachlan, Rothesay. Donald M'Kelvie, Lam- 
lash John Crawford, Cumbrae. ex-Bailie J A Macfarlane, Millport. Major 
Hicks, Rev Hugh Davidson, very Rev Canon Butler, Messrs N H Constable, J 
M Lamont, James Smith, Mrs Currie, and Miss Flora Duncan, Rothesay. J M 
Bannatyne, Blackwaterfoot 

Adviser. Harry J G Ross, m a ; Clerk and Treasurer, Wm Grant; Auditor, James 
Mackinnon, all of Rothesay. 
Pullic Assistance- — Messrs Laidler and Steen, Arran, Lord Dumfries aud Mr 
M "Galium. Bute. Mr JPFarlane and Provost Houston, Cumbrae. ex- provost 
J M'Millan, ex-Bailie I) Buchanan and councillors D Brown and A R Thomp- 
son, Rothesay. Dr Paul, A Ross Thomson and Major Hicks, 
Health-- Messrs Morton, and M'Kelvie, Arran. Messrs Lamont and M'Callum, 
Bute. Dr Paul and provost Houston, Cumbrae. Treasurer M'Nicel and Messrs 
Halliday, Jas M'Millan, and M Buchanan, Rothesay Major Hicks and ex-Bailie 
Buchanan, Rothesay 
Roads — Messrs M'Nicol, Laidler and Mackenzie, Arran. Lord Dumfries and Mr 
Lamont, Bute. Messrs M'Farlane and Crawford, Cumbrae. Bailie A Rrown, 
ex-Provosts Fisher and J M'Millian, ex-p.ailie Halliday and Mr M Buchanan 
Holtce — Messrs M'Kelvie and Morton, Arran. Lord Dumfries, Pute. provost 
Pouston, Cumbrae. Treasurer M'Micul, Bailie A Browu aud ex-Bailies D Brown 
andD Buchonan, Rothesay 



BUTF. COUNTY DIRECTORY ADVERTISEMENTS. 



DELHI HOUSE, CR4IGMORE 




Proprietors and Managers, Messrs Johnston & Plumpton. 
Housekoeper, Miss J W Jolinston. 



Bo 



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Phone 
No. 97 



Established 1878. 

Charles Muir, 

Family Bread, Biscuit and Pastry Baker, 

17 Arg-yle street and 17 High street. 

Maker of Montgomerie's Patent Bermaline Bread as used in tne Royal Household 

Hot Pies Daily. Marriage and Birthday Cakes made to Order. Confections. 

Try Muir's Famed Oat Cakes and Self-Raising FiOUI*. 

Gold Medalist, London ExHuition, September, 1929. 

Winner of the " British baker" Silver Challenge Shield, 

Twice Winner of Diamond Jubilee Cup, London Exhibition, 



CHARLES MUIR, CASTLE BAKERY (LIMITED). 



OFFICIALS— County of Bute. 



Finance — Messrs Laidler, Morton. MTvelvie and Steen, Arran. Lord Dumfries and 
Mr Lamont, Bute. Messrs Crawford and MTarlane, Cumbrae. ex-rrovosts 
Fisher, Hicks and M'Millan ; Messrs D Brown and M Buchanan, Rothesay 

The Convener and vice-Convener to be members of the above committees ex efficiiis 
Provost Maclachlan, convener; N H Constable, vice-Convener. 

EDUCATION COMMITTEE —Major Hicks, Chairman ; provost John Maclachlan, 
Revs A C Cowie, Hugh Davidson and Andrew Butler, Messrs J M Lamont, 
N H Constable, J Smith, H J G Ross.D M Bannatyne, G Laidler, DM'Helvie, 
J Crawford, M'Farlands, Mrs Flora Duncan and Miss B Currie 

Finance Committee — As above, with Mr J Smith as convener 

Bursary Committee — As above, with Rev Mr Cowie as convener 

religious Knowledge — As above, with Rev Mr Davidson as convener 

Bute School Management Committee--Appointed by Authority— Major Hicks, 
Rev Hugh Davidson, N H Constable and Mrs F A Duncan. Appointed by 
Parents—provost Maclachlan and Kev A R Cowie. Transferred School, Mr J S 
Slaven. Appointed by Town Council of Rothesay, Treasurer Neil M'Nicol. 
Appointed by District Council, Mr Colin M'Callum and Mr ar.d Mrs John M 
Lamont. Appointed by Teachers, George Bruce, Rothesay Academy and Miss 
Wright, Fublic School 

County Police. — Head-Quarters, Rothesay.— Chief- Conatable, John Robertson, Esq, 
Inspector and Deputy Chief Constable, John M r Intosh,Rothesa; . Office Sergeant 
Harry Graham 

Island of Bute Division — Sergeant Alex Mackinnon, actg. Sertg., Jas Fraser. 
Stations — Kilchattan Bay, Port-Bannatyne and Burgh of Rothesay 

Island of Arran Division — Sergeant Hugh Dickenson, Lamlash 

Stations — Brodick, Lamlash, Lochranza, and Whiting Bay 
Island of Cumbrae Division— Sergeant Alexander Gunn. Station — Millport 

The annual report for 1929 for the County Section states that there was an absence 
of serious crime in the county. There were 20 cases of sudden death, 2 fatal 
accidents, 2 deaths by drowning, 1 suicide bv drowning, 9 non-fatal accidents 
and 6 tires during the year. 6 pedlar's certificates were granted 

The annual report for the Burgh of Rothesay for 1929 states that no crime of a serious 
nature was committed within the burjjh. There are 35 premises licensed for th« 
sale of exciseable liquors, viz., 19 public houses, G hotels and 10 licensed grocers. 
20 special permissions were granted during the vear. There were also licensed 6 
brokers, 9 quay porters, 3 chimney sweeps, 19 hackney carriages and taxi-cabs, 
46 omnibuses, 5 halls, 2 billiard rooms, 7 omnibus conductors, and 4 premises 
for cinematograph exhibitions. 16 pedlars' certificates were issued during trie 
year. 839 houses were closed during the winter months (773, 870, 851, and 777 
respectively during the previous winter). There were 18 sudden deaths, 1 death 
by drowing, 1 fatal accident, 8 fires, 3 attempted suicides and 19 minor accidents 
during the year. 



BUTE COUNTY DIRECTORY ADVERTISEMENTS. 

MADRAS HOUSE, 16 CRA1GMORE. 

First-Class Boarding Establishment and Private Hotel 

on the Shore. T ,_ ,„-„„,_,.„ ,, 

J F. JOHNSTON, Manager 



MADRAS 
HOUSE 



Substantial and Varied Mkhus Moderate Terms. 

Excellent Views of the Firth and Yacht Racing Course. 

G-oUQ-Zi ©S. Playing Cards 

Newspapers Delivered Morning and Evening. 

" Presents from" Goods. Purses, Pocket Books, Knives, &c, &c. 

Splendid Selection of Novels at all Prices. 



E. M. CRAIGHEAD, 

STATIONER, NEWSAGENT, & 

FANCY GOODS MERCHANT, 

(OPPOSITE PIER), 

& ^lIllilH^RD SaiJARE. 



Best Quality Writing Pads for Home or Home Foreign Use. 

All Kinds of Leather and Fancy Goods kept in Stock. 

Local View Post Cards in Great Variety. 

Birthday Cards. Typewriting Requisites. Picture Books. 



OFFICIALS— County of Bute. 






Licensing — Members appointed by the County Council to the Bute Licensing 
Court — George Laidler, N H Constable, John M Lamont and John Crawford 

Appointed to Court of Appeal, Dnld Mackelvie, Dnld Mackenzie jr ; Wm Brown, 

capt Scott, i)r Peter Nicol, nr Paul and C M'Leod Robert:: in 
Pbisox — Appointed for visiting the Prison at Greenock — John M Lamont 

Mackelvie, Donald Mackenzie, James J Morton, Win Brown, Peter Nicol. and 
Alex M'Alliister 

Property and Income Tax Commissioners — Sir John Reid, Ardencraig ; ex-pro- 
vost E R Macmillan, and ex-Bailie Lyle, Rothesay ; John Ferguson, Pointhouse; 
John M Lamont Port-Bannatyne. George Laidler, Brodick; J B Sweet, Lam- 
lash; and Sheriff Irvine, or in his absence, Sheriff Martin, ex-officio 
Clerk, Thomas W Alexander, Rothesay. Inspector, Sidney H Waller, Rothesay. 
Collector, Peter Ferguson, Dunoon 

National Health Insurance. — The granting of exemptions are dealt with by the 
Customs and Excise Department 

Buteshire Committee. — Chairman, ex-Bailie Donald Buchanan; vice-chair- 
man, ex-Provost Hicks. The other members include the following ladies and 
gentlemen, viz.: — Jas Brown, Clifton, Argyle pi : Mrs Campbell, St Regulus ; 
H Constable, Bute estate; Mrs Fisher, Orlington, Dr J B Lawson, Crichton rd ; 
nr J M Marshall, Battery pi; >x-Baiiie Muir,; Chas M r Kay. Mountpleasant ; 
And M M'Kmlay, architect ; Wm M'Millan, grain merchant; Robrt Paterson, 
Croft lodge, and Matth Tait, Pearl, Bishop st, Rothesay; John M Lamont, Port- 
Bannatyne; Mrs Laidler, Strabane, Brodick; and Miss Mary Wooley, Black- 
waterfoot, Arran ; Mrs M'Kay, Guildford st, Millport: A J Davidson. Bi-an- 
dane ter, Barone rd, and John Scobie, 19 Ardbeg rd ; H Mackiiinon, 32 Cath- 
cart st, Greenock 

Secretary — David Arnot, County Clerk, Rothesay 

British. Red Cross Society — Buteshire Branch — President, Marchioness of Bute, 
dbe; Vice-Presidents, the Lady Margaret MacRae of Feoirlinn, o b e, jp., 
and r.ady Mary Crichton Stuart ; County Director and Controller, the Lady, 
Margaret MacRae of Feorlinn, obe, j p ; assistant County Director, Mrs 
Myles, Wester Karnes, Bute ; County Secretary — Major Colin MacRae of Feoir- 
linn, c b e : County Hon Treasurer, Lady Margaret MacRae, obe.jp; Hon 
Secretary for Cumbrae, Rev A Grierson ; Hon Treasurer for Cumbrae. T W 
M'Ewan, Union Bank of Scotland; General Committee, Mrs James McMillan 
Mrs E R Micmillan, Mrs Myles, Mrs Muir, Miss Reisberg, Miss McCarthy, Mrs 
Marshall, Miss Gray-Buchanan, Mrs Dickie, Mrs Hicks, Miss M'Nicol, John M 
Lamont, mbe, ex-provost Hicks, M c, and co-opted member, Mrs Cochran, 
Millport 
T A A members co-opted— colonel Colin M J Leod Robertson, d s o, d t, d i.., and 
Maior A M M'Kinlay, td 

War Pensions — RENFREW, ARGYLE ani> BUTE AREA— The following are the 
Committee's representatives from Buteshire : J T M J Kay, Millport, and John M 
Lamont, m b e, and Major Hicks, Rothesay 

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BUTE COUNTY DIRECTORY ADVERTISEMENT. 



FOR HOLIDAYS SELECT 



EOTHESAY 

Bright and Breezy. 

THE HOLIDAY CAPITAL of the CLYDE COAST 



All Modern Seaside Entertainments and Recreations and some- 
tiling unequalled in Superb Scenery and Pleasure Steamer 
Sailings in a Region of Enchantment. 



Spacious Promenades with Entertainment Hall, Palais-de-Dance 
and Putting Greens on the Sea Front. 

Golf Courses, including Corporation 18-hole Course, with 
Unsurpassed Scenery. Tennis Courts (including Six Cor- 
poration). Bowling Green, Fishing, Bathing and Boating. 

Charming Drives Throughout and Around the Island. 
Delightful Walks Equable Climate. 

Grand Fireworks Display and Illuminations in Augnst and September. 

Cheap Excursions to Rothesay by the London Midland and 

Scottish Railway, and the London and North Eastern 

Railway, every Week-End during the Season. 

Guide ( iPostage 2d) from G. H. Secretary, Advertising 
Committee, Rothesay. 






OFFICIALS- -County of Bute. 



Head-Office, Public Library Buildings, Greenock: Chief Officer, Duncan Kerr. 
Soldiers' and Sailors' Families Association; Arran-Mrs Sweet ; Miss Allan, Shis- 
kine ; and George Laidler, Brodick 

Bute-Lady Margaret MacRae, o b e; Mrs Dickie, New Rothesay manse ; and 
Colonel M R Gray Buchanan, o b e 

Cumbrae--Miss Goldie, Millport 
Soldiers' aud Sailors' Help Society-J R Campbell, Clydesdale Bank 
Rothesay Representative to Joint-Disablement Committee-John M Lamont,M b ffi 

Do - Do - Scot. Assoc. L W P C— captain JMaclachlan 

Soldiers' Sailors' and Airmen's Families Association— President, Lady Dowager 

Marchioness of Bute. Vice-President, Marchioness of Graham. Ho'n Secy, D 

M' Vicar, Bank of Scotland, Rothesay 

Air League of the British Empire— Representative for Buteshire, Donald M'Vicar, 
Bank of Scotland, Rothesay 

Old Age Pensions — All the County Councillors are members, and their powers 
have been delegated to the Arrau. Bute and Cumbrae sub-Committees, as follows: 
Arran— George Laidl«'- J •? Morton, Wm Brown, Donald M'Kelvie, Donald M'Ken- 
zie, jun, E B Hastings, Peter Nicol and Peter M'Kenzie 
Clerk, Robert Hamilton. Kincardine, Brodick 
Bute (outside Rothesay) and Cumbrae— John M Lamont, (chairmam), N H Con- 
stable, Colin M'Leod Robertson, Geo K Baillie, Colin MacRae, 
Wm Scott and John Crawford 
Rothesay Burgh— All the Town Councillors, 

Clerk, R D Whyte 
There are about 1 50 old age Pensioners in Arran. and 170 in Cumbrae and Bute 
(outside Rothesay). The number in Rothesay is about 350 

Inland Eevenue. — Collectorand Distributorof Stamps, P Ferguson, Dunoon. Sub- 
Distributor of Stamps and Sub-Collector of Legacy and Succession Duties, Post 
Office. H M Inspector of Taxes, Sidney H Waller, King street, Rothesay 

Customs and Excise. — Collector, A Raby, Custom House, Greenock. Surveyor 
G W Knott. Officer of Customs and Excise and Pension Officer, W A M f Auslan 
Post Office buildings, 18 Bishop st 
The dates of the Pension Committee meetings are— Burgh of Rothesay, 2nd Tues- 
day in month. Millport, first Tuesday in month County of Bute, Bute and 
Cumbrae sub-Committee, first Tuesday in month. 

Bute Assuraice Company, Limited (merged in the State Fire Insurance (Limited)— 
Local Secretaries, Macbeth & Maclagan 

Political Associations —Buteshire Liberal (established 1879, resuscitated 1928). 
amalgarmated with North Ayrshire —President, captain Arch Hogarth; Local 
Secretay, Miss Margaret M c Nab. Treasurer, Donald JPCallum 

Bute and North Ayrshire Unionist Association, with District Associations for 
Bute, Arran and Cumbrae, and Bute Voters in Glasgow— Hon President, Mar- 
quis of Bute ; President, Sir John Reid, Ardencraig ; vice-President, prouost 
Hicks; Secretary, Richard Bainbridge, 17 Victoria st ; Treasurer Wm C King. 
Lady representative to Central Scottish Unionist Association, Mrs M'Millan 
— to act along with the President. 

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OFFICIALS— County of Bute. 



Royal Northern Yacht Club — Club-House, Argyle St. -- Commodore, F J Ste- 
phen. Secretary and treasurer, James Napier, 22 Blytheswood square. Glasgow. 
Clubmaster, John Blair. Fixtures : Opening Cruise in May, Open Regatta in 
June, Handicap Regatta in July, and Closing Cruise in September 

Miscellaneous Associations — Buteshire Wine, Spirit and Beeh Trade-President, 
John Watson ; Secretary, ; Treasurer, J A Harvey 

Buteshire Natural History Society — Stuart street, Rothesay. Patron, the 
Marquis of Bute. President, ex-isailie .Tames Smith. Hon Secretary, Thomas 
Macdougall Hon Treasurer, John R Campbell. Librarian, Miss Marshall. 
Meteorologist, J Davidson, Ardenoraig. Caretaker, Mary Nicholson 

Bute, and District Musical Festival Association —Instituted 1924. — Executive 
Committee — ex-provost E RMacmillan, chairman ; Messrs H R Keay, secretary; 
, treasurer; A S Christie, D C M r Callum, J M^Nah, and H 
J G Ross 

Rat Campaign in Renfrew and Bute :— Representative for Arran - Donald M'Kel- 
vie, Lamlash ; for Bute, John M Lawrie, Rothesay 

Boy Scouts — County Chairman, Marquis of Bute. County Commissioner, Sir 
John Reid, Ardencraig, Rothesay. For local companies, see Districts 

Girl Guides — Divisional Commissioner, The Lady Marjorie Dalrymple Hamilton! 
.District Commissioner, Miss Dorotha Marshall ; County Secretary, Miss Gray- 
Buchanan, Fttrickdale, North Bute 

Glasgow Bute Benevolent Society, instituted 1868, for the aid of indigent 
persons belonging to Bute, particularly such as are of advanced age and respecta- 
bility of character. Subscription for life membership: gentleman, £2 2.s ; lady, 
£1 Is. President, David Kidd, Glasgow Secy and Treas, Donald A S M'Leish, 
199 St Vincent street, Glasgow. The funds in hand amount to £5,090 2/10. 
The membership is 258. The donation roll contains the names of 57 very deserv- 
ing persons Last year the sum distributed was £195 0/. 

Glasgow Buteshire Association.— President, G D Paterson, Rothesay. Hen 
Secy and Treas, Miss J Martin, 5 Cadogan ter, Sandyford, Glasgow, 

Glasgow and West of Scotland Society for Pbevention of Cruelty to Animals 
Established 1856, to prevent cruelty to animals, and to encourage humanity and 
gentleness towards animals. President, the Hon the Lord Provost of Glasgow. 
Chairman, Colonel Iv H M Connal. Secretaries and Treasurers, Lowndes 
& Renwick, writers, 28 Bath street, Glasgow Local Inspector, W D Tassie 
Superintendent, James Leslie, 28 Bath st, Glasgow. Complaints requiring at- 
tention are received at the local Police Offices, or at 28 Bath Street, Glasgow 
Stray and unwanted cats can be humanely destroyed in lethal chamber at pre- 
mises of Mr Robert Moodie, veterinary surgeon, Watergate, Rothesay. Contri- 
butions in aid of the Society's work will be welcomed 

Bute and Renfrew Milk Records Association— President, Sir Hugh Shaw 
Stewart. Secretary, S Hunter, writer, Paisley. Bute representative, Robert 
M'Alister, Mid-Ascog 

Sports — For list of Trophies see Rothesay Section. 

(For Distrtct Officials see District Lists. 



The Isle of Bute 

IS 16 miles long, with an average breadth of 4 miles. It is rocky in tiie north and 
south, but fertile in the intervening districts. The climate is milder and more 
equable than on the mainland ; and the place is, in consequence, a favourite health and 
pleasure resort 

Lord of the Manor —John Crichton Stuart, fourth Marquis of Bute, kt. Mountstuart 
House. Estate Office, 43 High Street, Rothesay. Factor, Norman Huntly 
Constable, Foley House 

Secieties, Clabs, &e. — Bute Agricultural Society (Established 1806) — 
Hon President, the Marquis of Bute. President, William M e Millan. Secietary 
and Treasurer, Dugald M'Alister, Bank of Scotland 

Bute Branch, National Farmers' Union, including the Islands of Bute and 
Cuinbrae, for dealing with matters relating to the interests of Farmers concern- 
ing food control, prices, etc. — President, Jas Malcom, jp ; Secretary and Trea- 
surer, James Mackinnon, Rothesay 

Bute Farmers' Trading Society (Limited)— President, Win Hunter, Upper 
Ettrick. Secretary, Alex Lyon, 

Bute Live Stock Improvement Society — r Chairrrian, Alex M'Intyre, Dunallan, 
Bute. Secretary, — 

Bute Canine Club — President, John Watson. Secretary, Miss Byers, Ardbeg, 
Treasurer, Begg, Birgidale 

Bute Fanciers' Society, estab. 1902, for the improvement cf the various breeds 
of poultry, pigeons cage-birds and cats.—President, .Neil M^NicJ. Secretary, 
R B Fisher, Thornhill. Treasurer, John M'Crone 

Bute Unionist Association, established 1880. — President, Sir Jdm Reid, 
Ardencraig. Vice-President, ex-Provost Hicks. Secretary, Richard Bainbridge, 
Victoria street. Treasurer, Wm C King 

Bute Auxiliary of the National Bible Society of Scotland— President, 
Rev Joseph Traill. Secretary, Thos Macdougall. Treasurer, A Thomson Wood, 
Royal Bank. £60 was sent to the Parent Society last year 

League of Nations Union, Bute Branch established 1926 — President, Dr A G 
Burgess. Secrenary, John Lee, Postmaster Treasurer, J R Campbell 

Bute Sabbath School Union— Meets monthly in one of the Church Halls — 
President, Alex. M'Nab. Interim Secretary and Treasurer, Angus Thomp- 

son 

Bute Women's Temperance Prayer Union. — Meets in the Good Templar Hall 
every Thursday afternoon at 3.30. President, Mrs John Watson, 1 Barone road 
Secretary, Mrs Maitland. Treasurer, Mrs Andrews 

Comunn Gaidhealach Bhoid — To promote the cultivation of the Gaelic lan- 
guage, literature, music, art and industries — President, the Marchioness of Bute 
Convener of Committees, captain James Kennedy. Treasurer, Archd Campbell. 
Secretary, J C M x Lean 

Bute Camanachd Club. — President, ex-provost Jas McMillan ; Secretary, John 
M'Donald 

Food Production — Bute District Executive Agricultural Committee — Chairman, 
Alex M-Tntyre, Dunallan 

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OFFICIATE- Isle of Bute. 



Ministry of Labour — Branch Employment Office. — Branch Manager, Charles 
Fpas-r Grant, io Watergate 

Bite and Cowal Colportage Mission.--- Ohairman, Bute ministers in rota- 
tion. Secretary, Miss Oruickshanks, Edinburgh. Treasurer, Donald M r Vicar 
Colporteur, Walter Connelly. Rothesay 
Royal Samaritan Hospital, Glasgow (for treatment of respectable poor women 
afflicted with diseases peculiar to their sex) — Rothesay superintendent, Mrs 
Turnbull, Dunmore, Craigmore ; Collectors, Mrss Turnbull, J Duncan, Stewart 
andTurpie: and Miss M, Uougall Port-Bannatyne superintendent and Collector, 
Macdonald, Bay View 
Bire Siikep Dog Trials Association— President, Earl of Dumfries. Secretary and 

Treasurer, James D Mackay, Barone Park 
Bute Bee-Keepers' Association — President, Archd. Montgomerie. Secretary, 
Lloyd's Agent. — Robert Houston, Harbour master 
Coast Guard. — J as Oaten, 17 Bishop st 



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WHEN PRINTED 

IN GOLD S IVY LEAF 

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DOUGLAS YEAR BOOK of SCOTTISH ASSOCIATIONS 

Editor, John Douglas, F. S.A.Scot. 
6 St Mary's Grove, Barnes Common, London. S.W. , 13, 4th December, 19— 
Messrs Higgik & Co., Printers and Publishers, Rothesay. 

Dear Sirs, — Thank you very much for sending me the assortment of ivy leaves, 
which have been much admired. I showed them to several Scots on St Andrew's 
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a marvel. 

It may interest you to see my Year-Book, a copy of which I enclose. Please ac- 
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Miscellaneous Greetings Printed in Gold on Real Ivv Leaves from 2s per dozen 
for Quantiies. To be had only from 

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Parish and Burgh of Rothesay. 

ROTI IKS AY, the capital of Buteshire, was originally a village in connection with 
the Castle, and \va? created a Royal Burgh by Robert III in 1400. It became 
a place of considerable importance in fishing, coopering, cotton spinning and weaving 
and now it is noted as the most popular Summer resort in Scotland, 
amalgamated with North Bute, henceforth, for secular purposes, the boundary of 
Thirty-three years ago the landward portion of the burgh of Rothesay was 
•decl a red to be the same as the parish 

Dukk of Rothksay — The Heir Apparent to the Throne, H R H Prince Edward 
of Wales. Keeper of the Great Seal, Andrew Graham Murray, Baron Dmiedin 

(For Courts and Court Officials, Justices of the Peace, and 
County Boards, see County Lists.) 

Births, Marriages, and Deaths. — A birth must be registered within 21 days; a mar- 
riage within three days, and a death within eight days. Registrar, W D 
MM 'Recline, Bishop street. Hours— 10 till 1, and 2 till 4. Saturdays, 10—10 
Births, 134 : Deaths, 115; marriages, 44 in 1928 
„ 116; ,, 118; „ 41 1929 

Session Clerk — \V M Heaton, 9 Victoria street 

Constituency — The Roll of Voters is published annually. Figures on page 19. 
6261 names : last time, 5963 

Population — In 1871,7,760 ; 1881,8,291; 1891,9034; 1901,9323; 1911,9299 
1921 (taken in June instead of April), 16,123 

Ward No. 1, 815 males; 1486 females; 2301, total 

2, 982 1441 2423 

3, 1145 1545 2690 

4, 1284 1677 2961 

5, 1149 1469 2618 

6, 793 1411 2204 

Valuation f Burgh 
Ward No. I, 

n, 
n r, 
iv, 

v, 

VI, 



1928 




1929 




1930 




£17,293 V 


4 


£17,557 8 





£17,602 8 





14,736 2 


7 


14,741 6 


7 


14,844 3 


7 


18,617 1 





18,676 19 


11 


18,894 18 


5 


24,845 2 


4 


24,961 IS 





2-4,896 5 


9 


19,516 17 


6 


19,592 8 


10 


19,673 2 


10 


21,741 6 


6 


21,761 2 





21798 11 






l ramway* 



£116,749 17 2 £117,290 18 4 £117,709 9 7 
46 64 31 



£116,795 17 2 £117,354 18 4 £117,740 9 7 



BUTE COUNTY DIRECTORY ADVERTISMEENT8. 



Heaton's, 7 Victoria, Street, 

Fop Ag-ed and Matured 

WHISKIES 

and the Finest Ulto Dour© 

WINES 



If you want Whiskies or Wines for Invalids 
Get the Best, and the Best is Heataris. 



JAMES HBATON, 
Phone, 99. 7 Victoria Street, Rothesay 

Open to the Publio— Non-Members, 2d per Visit. 

Norman Stewart Institute, 

Montague Street, Rothesay. 

Reading 1 Rooms, Recreation Rooms, 

Fcr Billiards, Draughts, &c , &c. Open frcm.9/30 am to 10 pm. 

Consulting" and Lending* Library 

Containing over 9500 Volumes. 

Open Monday to Friday 10 to 1 o'clock and 3 to 7 o'clock. 

Saturdays, 10 to 1 o'clock, 3 to 5 o'clock, and 6 to 8 o'clock 



Members' Weekly Tickets (admitting to a'.l privileges, including the use of Lending 

Library, Is; Monthly, 2s 6d ; Quarterly, 3s ; Half-Yearly 4s; Yearly, 7s 6d. 

Ladies' Half-Yearly Tickets, 4s; Yearly, 6s 6d. Non-Members, 2d per visit. 

Family Tickets, 10s 6d, 13s 6d and 15s. Juveniles, 2s 6d. Juniors, 18—21, 5s. 

Close at 9 o'clock from 1st May (10 on Saturdays) till 30th September. 

Quarterly, Half-Yearly and Yearly Tickets are issued as from 1st January, 1st April. 

1st July and 1st October. Monthly Tickets from any date. 

SPACIOUS REFRESHMENT ROOMS. 

Cnp of Tea or Coffee, 2d or 3d ; Breakfasts, Dinners and Teas, equally Moderate Prices 



Assessments, Benefactions, <fcc, Parish and Burgh, Rothesay. 

Assesmems — The following Lave been imposed by the Town Council: — Poor 
Kates, S^d per £1 ; Education Rate, Is 7^d ; and Burial Rate, §d 
For Burgh General andother Assessments, 5s 3^d per £1, equally divided between 

landlord and tenant. 
Water, 9d per £1. Gas, 4/2 per 1000 cubic feet (less 10 per cent discount) 
prepayment meters, 4/7(1 net per 1000 cubic feet 

Benefactions. — Mrs Ann Taylor or Jackson's Bequest. — The annual interest 
of £100 is expended by the Provost and Magistrates in providing coals for per- 
sons of the name of Taylor, and natives of Skipness or Rothesay. 

Miss Janet Gibson's Bequest. — The interest of £200 is invested with the Min- 
ister of the parish, and the Provost and Magistrates of the burgh, for the benefit of 
old and infirm poor, and applied annually at Candlemas — each recipient receiving 
a sum of about 5s. 

The James Duncan Charity — £2000, reduced to £1600, bequeathed by the late 
Jas Duncan of Valparaiso and Rothesay, for the annual benefit of 10 old women 

Bute Wedding Dowry.— £1000 bequeathed in commemoration of the silver wed- 
ding of John Patrick Crichton- Stuart, 3rd Marquess of Bute, to be given by the 
Provost and Magistrates annually to enable some girl or girls of the poorer classes 
to be married. 
Educational Grant. — In terms of a grant made by the Town Council, and 
arrangement with the School Board, six children are entitled to free education in 
the Academy for three years 
Duncan Thomson Bequest. — £2000 bequeathed to the Provost, Magistrates and 
Town Council of the burgh, and the Parochial Board of the parish, for the erec- 
tion of a statutory poor house, i The Parish Council eight years ago bought a 
field at Townhead for £1066 18s 8d, on which is now built the Thomson Home 

Paterson Bequest. — The interest of £300, bequeathed by the late Miss Jane 

Paterson, Whinny Brae, is divided annually at Candlemas, through the Provost 

and Senior Bailie, among aged and infirm persons. 
Mrs Mary Miller Bequest.- —The interest of £60 is, also through the Provost 

and Magistrates, applied for coals to the poor. 
Archibald Brown Bequkst. — The interest of £100 bequeathed by the late 

Archibald Brown, banker, is annually divided by the Provost and Magistrates at 

Candlemas amongst the poor and infirm of the town. 
Bethia Weir Bequest. — Interest on £51 Is, to be applied annually by the 

Magistrates and Town Council for supplying coal to the poor. 
The Provost's Fund, instituted by James M'Millan, o be, in commemoration of 

the King's first visit to Rotht-say in July, 1920 — subscribed for the benefit of 

soldiers' widows. 
The Wilkie Almshouses — Mr James J Wilkie, a native of Rothesay, left £20,000 

for the benefit of widows aud spinsters of 50 years and over, natives of Rothesay. 

The almshouses are erected Meadowcap, were opened on 20th June, 1929, and 

managed under the supervision of the following committee, viz : Provost of 

Rothesay, Parish Minister of Rothesay, Bank of Scotland agent, Charles Muir, 

John M'Callum, James Smith and Angus Thompson 
War Memorial Fund. — Collected £2581 
M'Kay Bequest — £1000 for Victoria Hospital from estate of Benjamin M'Kay 

provision merchant, Glasgow 

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BUTE COUNTY DIRECTOBY ADVERTISEMENTS— ROTHESAY 

Bute Arms Hotel 



t 



(OPPOSITE THE PIER), 

ROTHESAY. 

THIS FIRST-CLASS HOTEL is the Largest, and Best 
Appointed, and occupies the Most Central Position in 
Rothesay. It is Well-Known for its Comfort, Excellent Cuisine, 
and Moderate Tariff. 
Nearest Hotel to the Golf Course. 

Sanitary Arrangements Perfect. 
Telephone No. 14. 



WILLIAM WATSON, Proprietor. 

T. M. CLAY, 

Bookseller, Stationer and 

Fancy Goods Merchant, 

11 Victoria street. 



MAPS, GUIDES and VIEW- BOOKS. 

Large Selection of Souvenir Goods, Electro-Plate and Jewellery. 



OFFICIALS— Rothesay Parish and Burgh. 

TOWN COUNCIL. — Meets at noon on second Monday of each month. Provost — 
John Maclachlan ; Bailies — Archd Brown, John Jones and James S M'Millan, 
Dean of Guild, Wm Robertson ; Treasurer, Neil M'Nicol ; Councillors Duncan 
Brown, Donald Buchanan, Macolm Buchanan, John Cunningham, Peter Finlay, 
James Fisher, George Halliday, George Hicks, William Jack, John M Lawrie, 
James McMillan, obe, and Angus R Thompson 

The Magistrates and Town Council are also Police Commissioners Six membc rs 
(one representing each ward) retire annually on the first Tuesday of November 
in normal times — when new elections take place. 

Officials — Town Clerk and Legal Assessor, Robert Duncan Whyte. Depute, 
James Rose, lle,ws. Collector of Rates and Valuation Assessor, John G L 
Gardner. Burgh Prosecutor, William Grant. Police [Burgh amalgamated with 
County, see page 27] Master of Works and Sanitary Inspector, Alex Stephen, 
Assistant, Arch Scott. Gas Manager. T S Lockhart, Electrieai Engineer, Wm 
K Fleming . Analyst, J W Biggart, Greenock. Inspector of Weights and Meas- 
ures, Wm Clark, Paisley. Medical Officer, prof John R Currie. Local Medical 
Officer, T Wilson Huwie. Habourmasterr, Robt Houston. Conrt-House Keeper, 
Matthew C Stewart. Inspector of Slaughter House, James M'Lean. Auditor, 
JDK Kelly, c A, Glasgow. Veterinary Surgeon, Robert Moodie, Rothesay, 
Golf Clubmaster, Thomas Learmonth 

Wards — The Burgh was, in 1886, divided into six wards for municipal purposes. 
No. I — Ardbeg road, Ardmory road, Argyle place, Argyle terrace, Landward, Marine 
place, Mackinlay street, Macnab's brae, Westwood, Wyndham road. Representa- 
tives: Town Council— provost Maclachlan, Dean of Guild Muir and ex-provost 
Fisher and Mr Peter Finlay 

No. 2 — Alma terrace (part of), Bridgend street (west side), Argyle street, Ballochgoy 
terrace, Bridge street, Chapelhill road, Gallowgate (west side), Havelock terrac-, 
Hillhouse road (west side), Inkerman terrace, Landward, Lilvoak terrace, Stafla 
place, York terrace, Westland road. Representatives: T. Council — Bailie A Brown 
and Messrs Buchanan and Halliday 

No. 3 — Alma terrace (part of), Barone road (west side), Bridgend street (ea-t side) 
Colnmshill place, Columshill street, Gallowgate (east side), Glenhead placn 
Gowanfield place, Hillhouse road (east side), John street, King street, Ladesid 
street, Landward, Macalister's court, Mill street (west side), Montague street 
(from Gallowgate to Tower street), Tower street (west side), Victoria strett 
(from Gallowgate to Tower street), West Castle street. Representatives : Town 
Council — ex-Bailie Lawrie and Messrs Malcolm Buchanan and Thompson. 

jjo. 4 — Castlehill street, part of Castle street, Guildford square, High street, (from 
Guildford square to Castle street), High street (west side), Landward, Meadow - 
cap, Montague street (from Tower street to Watergate), Mill street (east side) 
Russell street, Stuart street, Tower street (east side), Union street, Victoria street 
(from Tower street to Guildford square) Watergate (west side), AscogLoch road 
(south side). Representatives: Town Council — ex-provost Jas M'Millan, Bailie 
Jones and Dean of Guild Bobertson. 

No. 5 — Albert place, Bishop street, Bishop terrace, Bishop terrace brae (west side) 
Castle street, Croft lane, East Princes street (to number 25), High street east 
side, from Castle street to Minister's brae), Landward, Minister's brae (north 
side), Store lane, Watergate (east side), W T est Princes street, Mountpleasant road. 
Serpentine road. Representatives - Town Council— Treasurer M'Nicol, Bailie J 
S M'Millan. and capt Jaek 



BiTTK COUNTV DIRECTORY ADVERTISEMENTS. 



Telephone, No, 53 



Hotel Victoria 

ON THE ESPLANADE, 
Opposite the Gardens and Band Stand. 



COMMODIOUS LOUNGE. 

Electric Light Installed Throughout the Hotel. 

JOHN BLAIR, Proprietor 

Phone No. 145. 

Grand Marine Hotel 

On the West Bay. 



r P*HIS First-Class HOTEL has been re-Decorated and re- 
Furnished. Excellent Cuisine. New Smoking Rooms 

Large Gardens. Moderate Tariff. 

A Few Minutes from Golf Course. 
Electric Light. Hot and Cold Punning Water in Bedrooms. 

JOHN BLAIR, Proprietor. 



OFFICIALS — Burgh and Parish of Itothosay. 

No. 6 —Albany road. Ardencraig road, Battery place, Bishop terrace brae (east side), 
Craigmore road, Crichton road, East Burgh Lands, East Princes street (from No 
26), Eastlands road, Landward, Mountstuart road. Representatives :— Town 
Council— ex-provost Hicks and ex-Bailies 1) Brown and John Cunnnigtaam. 

Town Council Committees — Burgh Lands — Dean of oulld Robertson ((convener) 

councillor Lawrie (sub-convener), Bailie A Brown, Treasurer M'Nicol; and 

Councillors Finlay and Hicks 
Gas— councillor Thompson (convener), councillors D Brown (sub-convener) 

Buchanan, Finlay, Jack and Jas M'Millan 
Water — councillors Fisher (convener), Halliday (sub-convener), Dean of Guild 

Robertson, M Buchanan, Jack and D Brown 
Finance — Treasurer M'Nicol (convener), provost John Maclachlan (sub-convener), 

Bailie A Brown, councillors Lawrie, Jas McMillan and Cunningham 
Police — provost Maclachlan (convener), councillors D Bnchanan (sub-convener). 

Bailies Jones and James S M'Millan, councillors Thompson, and Cunningham 
Roads — councilllor Halliday (convener), Bailie Jas S M'Millan (sub-convener), 

Bailie Jones, councillors Fisher, M Buchanan and D Brown, 
Public Health — councillor Jas M'Millan (convener), councillor M Buchanan 

(sub -convener), (Treasurer M'Nicol, councilllors FinUy, Halliday and Cunning- 
ham 
Parks — Bailie Arch Brown, (convener), Bailie J Jones (sub-convener), provost 

Maclachlan, Bailie Jas S M'Millan councillors Hicks and Thompson 
Electricity— councillor D Brown (convener), councillor Fisher (sub-convener), 

A BrowN, councillors Lawrie, Jas M'Millan and Jack 
Old Age Pensions — provost Maclachlan (convener) Bailie John Jones, Treasurer 

M'Nicol, councillors Finlay, D Buchanan, Thompsaon, M Buchanan, James 

M'Millan, Jack Cunningham and D Brown 
Dean of Guili> Court — nean of Guild Robertson, nailis Jones and Jas S M' 

Millan, coouncillors M Buchanan and Hicks 
Stewart Institute, Members of Board of Management —provost Maclachlan, 

Bailies A Brown, Jones and Jas S M "Milian 
Re-Constructed County Council of Buteshire- provost Maclachlan, itailie Brown 

Treasurer M'Nicol, councillors Fisher, D Buchanan, Halliday, Thompson, Male 

Buchanan, James M'Millan, D Brown and Hicks 
Royal Burghs, Representatives to the Convention. — Commissioner, provost 

Maclachlan. Assessor, Mr R D Whyte 
Civil Distress, Prince of Wales' Committee for relief— ex-provost Fisher,chairman, 
Standing Joint Committee representatives : provost Maclachlan, Bailie A Brown 

and councillors D Brown and Cunningham 
Joint Committee on Blind Persons Act for South West of Scotland — Represent- 

atative : provost Maclachlan 
School Management Committee — Treasurer M'Nicol 
The Thomson Home, Rothesay — controlled by the Bnte County Council 
Rothesay Cemetery — Burgh of Rothesay 



BUTE COUNTY DIRECTORY ADVERTISEMENTS. 

GROCERIES and PROVISIONS 

Can be had at the Shops of the 

Bute Co-Operative Society, 

7 EAST PRINCES STREET and 16 KING STREET, 
ROTHESAY. 

YE AT E S B R OT II E R S. 1 ne 35 

Motor, Electrical, and 

Wireless Agents, 

10 ARGYLE STREET. 

Garage, Repair Shop and Petrol Filling Station, 21 Bridgend Street. 

M'COjNlN ELL & C M P AN Y, 
Iff i Miners and Ladies' Outfitter .§, 

21 Montague Street. 

Specialists in Hosiery and Underclothing 

North British and Mercantile 

INSURANCE COMPANY, 

See Cover of Director?/. 

Agent in Rothesay — 
DONALD M'VICAR, Bank of Scotland. 



OFFICIALS— JEtothes&y Parish and Burgh. 



Licensing Appeal Court — Appointed by Justices — ex-provost Fisher. ex- 
Bailies Buchanan and L) le, Rothesay 

Appointed by Rothesay Magistrates— provost Maclachlan and Bailies Brown and 
Jones 

Harbour Trust — The Provost, Magistrates, and Town Council, along with the fol- 
lowing shipowners' representatives : Messrs Lachlan H Gilchrist, JolmD Rodger, 
John Halliday and Charles A Bremner 

Harbour Committee — ex-Bailie Buchanan (convener), councillor Watson (sub- 
convener), councillors Fisher, Lawrle, M'Callum and Robertson; and Messrs 
Bremner, Gilchrist, Halliday and Rodger 

Officials— Clerk, R D Whyte. Depute, James Rose. Harbour-Master. Robert 
Houston, Master of Works, Alex Stephen, Bridge Attendant, D M'Lellan. 
Overseer of Turnstiles, the Harbourmaster 

CHURCHES.— THE CHURCH OF SCOTLAND. — The Presbytery of Dnnoon 
meets alternately at Dunoon and Ro hesay on the first Tuesday as the month, 
or such other day as business requires. Joint Clerks, Rev J M'K Campbell, ma, 
Lochgoilhead, and Kev John M Dickie, bd, Rothesay 

The Synod of Argyll — next meeting at Ardrishaig. April, 1931. 

Joint-Clerks — Rev A C Robertson, dd, Lochgilphead, and Kev J M"A, Camp- 
bell, Lochgoilhead 

The Free Presbytery meets in Hope Street Church Buildings, Glasgow, on the 1st 
Tuesday of each month 

The United Free (continuing) Presbytery meets 

The High Kirk, High street (Hours of worship, 1115 am and 6 30 pm. 
Ministers, the Rev James King Hewison, d r>, (emeritus), and the Rev W T 
Smellie, o b e, m a, (assistant and successor). Session Clerk, WMHeaton, 9 
Victoria st. Treasurer, M Halliday. Minister's brae, Organist, John Cumining. 
Church Officer, Archd Henry, Palace buildings 

New Rothesay, Argyle street (hours of worship, 11 a.m and 6.30 pm) — Rev John 
M Dickie, bd. Session Clerk, Dugald Weir. Clerk and Treasurer, Win Gran* 
Seat-Letter, Hector M'Kellar. Organist, Arthur S Christie. Superintendent of 
Sabbath School, Frank Montgomen'e. Church Officer, George VVyatt, 2 Mac- 
kinlay st 
CRAIgmore (St Brendan's), (hours of worship 11 a.m and 6.30 p.m)— Minister, 
Rev John Dunlop Brown. MA. Session-Clerk, T Maclagan. Clerk to Mana- 
gers and Treasurer, James Heaton, Cairneraig, Crichton rd Organist, 
Church Officer, Jas Duncan, Logie pi, Bridge st 

Trinity Church, Castle street (hours of worship, 11 a m and 6.30 pm — Minister, 
Bev Joseph Traill, bd. Session Clerk, John M'Callum. Clerk to Deacons Court, 
Chas Paterson Treasurer, Dvd Gilchrist Seat-Letter, Peter M 'Arthur. Super- 
intendents of Sabbath Schools, John G Dodds and James Duncan. Organist, 
Alex Gregory lt s c . Officer, Robert Young, Castle st 

West Church Argyle street (hours of worship, 11 am and 6 30 pm — Minister, 
Rev Hugh Davidson, m a Session Clerk, . Clerk to De..cuo, 

Court, Thomas W Doggart. Treasurer, James Smith. Roll Keeper, Thomas 



BUTE COUNTY DIRECTORY ADVERTISEMENT 



John Lamont, 

Family ISread, Biscuit 

- and Pastry Baker, 

23 Gallowgate, Rothesay. 



George Halliday & Co., L td . 

Goal and Timber Merchants, 

Registered Office, Tel.. No. 15. 

9 Stuart street. XCothesay. 



Hugh Lauder, 

Watchmaker., Jeweller and Optician. 

8 Albert Place (Opposite the Harbour). 

Souvenirs of Bute. Scotch Pebble Jewellery. 

Engagement Rings. Wedding Presents. 

Spectacles and Eye Glasses. 
Watches, Clocks and Jewellery Repaired. 



OFFICIALS— Rothesay Parish and Burgh. 

Macdougall . Seat-Letter, Audw Hamilton. Superintendent uf Sabbath School, 
J W Mutch. Organist and choirmaster, M M'Ewan Officer, James 

Hunter, 24 Argyle st 

Bridgend Church, Bridgend street (hours of worship, ll am and 6"30 pm 
— Rev Rohert L Kirk Session-Clerk, Alex M'Nab. Preses, James Miller. 
Clerk, George Higgie. Treasurer, VVm Meldrum. Seat-letter, Donald Sutherland, 
Superintendent of Sabbatli School, Alex M'Nab, Organist, Harry Wilson. 
Church Officer, James Pinkerton, Church buildings 

Chapelhili, Church, High street — (hours of worship: English, 1 1 am and 6 - 30 
pm Minister, Rev Session Clerk, Alex M r Nab. Cierk to 

Deacons' Court, Robert M'Farhine. Superintendent of Sabbath School, Alex 
M M'Nab. Organist Mrs Lamont Ch Officer, Robert Ewing, 86 Columshillst 

United Free Church, continuing — Meets in Masonic Hall on Sabbaths at 1 1 
am and 6 30 p m. Chairman, John Steed. Clerk, Nessie M'Nab. Treasurer, 
Peter M 'Lean 

High Craigmore Chinch, Crichton road (hours of worship, 11 am and 6'.30. pm 
Rev Willm Gardiner, ma Session-Clerk, Robert Clunie. Preses, 
Clerk, Alex Ross Thomson. Treasurer, Robert Clunie. Organist, A R Tin m- 
son. Church Officer, Arthur S Ford, Fiona villa, Wellpark rd 

Free, Chapelhill, (hours of worship, 11 am and 6 30 p m.) — Rev J D Ramsay 
Session-Clerk, Congregational Clerk and Treasurer, 

Church officer, John Wilson, 11 Argyle pi 

Baptist, Ardbeg road (hours of worship, 11 am and 6 30 pm) — Rev John Rigley 
Superintendent of Sabbatli School, George Maitland. Organist, Mrs Read 
Church Officer, John M'Lean, Calbeck pi 

Prayer meetings in connection with some of the Churches on Wednesday evenings. 
St Paul's Episcopal, Victoria street. — Established 1838 ; Church built in 1854. 
and consecrated in 1862.— Hours of service, Sundays, 9, 10, 11 am and 6.30 pm. 
Eucharast, 8 am daily. Evensong, 7 pm daily, except Saturdays, 6 pm 
Rector, Rev Malcolm Smith, M A, d,tn. Secretary, Treasurer 

Miss M Pratt 

St Andrew's Roman Catholic, Columshill street (hours of worship, 8, 9, 11 
[during July and August, also at 12], evening service, Sundays 6 30, week days 
7 30) — very Rev Canon Andrew Butler. Assistant, Rev James Webb. 
Mass on Holy days at 7 45 and 9 am; on week days, 8 am 

At Mountstuart: Mass on Sundays at 10 am 

Ladeside Mission, in connection with the West Uniced Free Church. Convener, 
Rev Hugh Davidson. Sabbath School at 3 pm ; Superintendent, Thomas Mac- 
Dougall. Savings Bank, Saturday evening at 7. Evangelistic Services on Sab- 
bath evenings at 6 30 

The Faith Mission, instituted in 1886 for evangelization in small towns and 
country districts. Head-quarters and publishing-office, Edinburgh. Founder, J G 
Govan ; hon. acting director. H E Govan 
The Faith Mission Prayer Union Local Branch, established 1889, for Christian r 
fellowship and evangelistic effort 

Salvation Army Citadel, Albert Hall, High st 

Christian Brethren meet in the Gospel Hall, 1 Bridge st, on the Lord's Day 
at 11 a.m and 6 30 p m Also, at the Meeting House, 14 Bridge st 

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BUTE COUNTY DIRECTORY ADVERTISEMENTS 






Agent for W. & A. Gilbey's "Wines and Spirits. 

Joseph Maitland, 

(Successor to Hugh Morton), 

Faintly Grocer and Wine Merchant, 

62 Montague st opSEfttf Izri&i Rothesay. 

Orders Called for and Promptly Delivered. 

BOULEVARD TEA ROOM, 

77 VICTORIA STREET, 

Opposite Stewart Statue, 

Misses J. & S. MORRISON 

Breakfasts. Luncheons. Dinners. Teas. Fish Suppers. 
Excursion and Pic-Nic Purveyor. 



TAILORING MD OUTFITTING. 

JAMES JOHNSTON, 

Ladies' and G e n 1 1 em e n's Tailor, 
26 MONTAGUE STEEET. 

'Phone, 83. 

'Cycles and Gramophones 

Repairs Promptly Executed, 

Cycles for Hire for any Period, 

Personal Supervision and Attention. 

ONLY ADDRESS 

91 Montague street, Rothesay. 



OFFICIALS— Eothesay 



Advertising and Town Purposes Asssociation. — The following are the members 
of the Association fur Advertising the Town for 1930 viz. — Chairman, Provost 
Maclactilan : vice-chairman, Bailie D Brown ; committee, ex-provosts Fisher, G 
Hicks, E R Macmillan and James M'Millan; Bailies A Brown and John Jones; 
councillor Angus It Thompson ; and Messrs John S Slaven, Archd Miller, James 
Johnston, Donald M Stewart, Charles Sweet, Tom Terris, James McArravy ,Chs 
Paterson, T M Clay, J H MTvay, Esplanade hotel and Wm Meldrum 
Secretary and Treasurer, George M'Lintock, 5 High st 

HOSPITALS.-Robertson Stewart, Townhead- Medical Officer, nr Howie. Visitng 
hours, 1 till 3 daily Matron, Mrs Robertson Caretaker, John Weir 

Victoria, High street. — Established and maintained for mpdical ai.d surgical 
treatment of persons suffering from injuries or non-infectious diseases. —Hon 
President, The Marquis of Bute. Chairman of Committee of Management, 
Hon Secretary-Treasurer, Thomas Maclagan. Matron, Miss 
Eliz C Rell. Caretaker, John Stewart During 1928, there were 155 admissions 
and 500 out-patients attended to. The total ordinary income for the year was 
£"2055, and the ordinary expenditure, £1845. For further particulars see an- 
nual report. 

The visiting days are : Tuesdays and Thursdays from seven till eight o'clock, and 
Wednesdays and Sundays from three till four o'clock 

Glasgow Western Infirmary — Local Treasurer, J R Campbell, Clydesdale Bank 

PHYSICIANS.— John Cameron, mb che. Battery lodge ; Thomas C Christie, mb.cIib 
1 Battery place. T Wilson Howie, MB,chb, 11 Battery place. John N Marshal, 
md, 7 Battery place. 

Veterinary Surgeon, Robert Moodie mrcts, Watergate 

Nursing Association — Hon President, Dowager Marchioness of Bute. Presi- 
dent, Marchioness of Bute. Vice-Presidents, Lady Reid, Ardencraig, Miss 
Helen R Wilson, Chapelhill house, and Mrs Constable, Foley house. Hon 
Joint Secretaries, Mrs J N Marshall, Battery pic and miss Alexander, Greylands. 
Hon Treas, Miss Weir. Rullecheddan Queen's Nurses, Mrs Scott, Misses Ritchie 
and Brigham. The report for the year ending 31st March, 1928, shows that 376 
general and maternity cases had been nursed,assistanoe given at 4 operations 
and 7900 visits paid by the Queen's nurses. Under the child welfare schemes 
1824 visits had been made. 

Thomson Home, Townhead — Matron, Miss Mary Maekinnon. Visiting hours — 
Sundays, Mondays, Wednesdays and Saturdays, 3 till 4 pm; Tuesdays and 
Thursdays, 7 till 8. 

Salvation Army Eventide Home, Balmory House, Ascog — Matron, E Viney 

Wincia Houses, for Ageing Bute Women, Townhead 

Norman Stewart Institute, Montague street, erected by former townsmen (who re- 
membered their native place while prospering abroad) at a cost of about £10,000 
for the benefit of working men and women. Board of Mansgement — Chair- 
man, provost John Maclachan. Committee — ex-provost Macmillan, Bailie 
Jones, Revs Jn M Dickie and J D Ramsay and Mr Jas Smith Librarian, Margt 
M'Crone. Secretary and Treasurer, Wm Grant. Janitor, James Brooks 

Rothesay Horticultural Society. — President, Provost Maclachlan. Secretary and 
Treasurer, Robert Wood, Gowanfield pi 

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BUTE COUNTY DIRECTORY ADVETISEMENTS 

Established over Haifa-Century. 

John MacLaehlan, 

Successor to SAMUEL THOMPSON), 

Hatter, Hosier, Clothier & General Outfitter, 
67 Montague street. 

GEORGE G BARE, 

Pastry Baker and Confectioner, 

30 Montague Street, and - - - 

Woodend Bakery, 25 East Prinees Street, 

House Address, 2 Bishop Terrace Brae. 

If you wish the Best Quality, make Barr your Baker. 
T H IH3 S T A T IE 

ASSURANCE CO., Ltd., of LIVERPOOL. 

with which is incorporate 

The Bute Insurance Company. 

Fire Accident, Plate Glass, Fidelity Guarantee, Burglary 

and Life (in connection with the British Equitable Assurance Co., Ltd.) 

Insurance Transacted. 

Prospectuses and Forms of Proposal may be obtained from any of the Agems of the 
Company, or at the Rothesay Branch Office. 28 Castle Strket, 

MACBETH & MACLAGAN, District Secretaries 
Chief Office for Scotland, 180 West George Street, Glasgow 

E. E. CROOKS. District Manager 

The Oldest Boat-Hiring Business in Rothesay. 

BOAT -BUILDER and BOAT- HIRER, 

Yard — Ladeside Street. Stance — Esplanade. 

Boats of any description Built to any specification. 

ORIGINATOR OF COWAL and LONG DISTANCE MOTOR TRIPS. 

Rowing and Sailing Boats from the same Stance. 

Special Terms to Private Parties 

Sole Agent in this District for Grampian Marine Motor Engines. 

Sole Maker of Famous "Bute" Oars. 



OFFIOf A LS— Professions. .Joint Stock Companies. 

WRITERS. _ David Arnot, 35 High st. Wm Grant, Watergate. Macbeth & Mac- 
lagan, Castle st James Rose, llb, ws, Castle st Robert D Whyte, Castle st 
Wilson & Alexander, n p, Castle st. 

BANKS — Bank of Scotland, Guildford square: D M f Y r icar, agent 
Bute Savings, Castle street: John M'Callum, actuary 
Clydhsdale, Guildford square: John R Campbell, agent 
Royal, Victoria street: A Thomson Wood, agent 
British Linen, 64 Montague street — William Grant, agent 

EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS. — Rothesay Academy and Thomson Institute 
Rector, Alexander G Burgess, ma, f e i s., d sc. 

Higher Grade School — Annie M Douglas; Ann H Larg, ma (lions); A M 
Orr, ma; T N Macllvarey ma (hons); (science), George Bruce, E S 
Matthew, ma (hons); Julia M Edgar, Ma; George T Scott, arcA; J 
W Chapman, ma (hons); Mary Smith, ma; Mary Gordon, ma and AR MThail 

Primary School : Infant Division — Annie M Douglas and Annie D B M'Crone 
and Misses Shearer, Duff and Anderson 
Junior Division — Marion M r Dougall 
Senior Division — R Mowat, M a 

Music — Arthur S Christie. Sewing— Janet Morrison. Singing Ales Gregory, 

Publico Infant and Elementary School — Headmaster, Thos W Doggart, 
ltsc. Gymnastics — A Craig. Janitor, John Allan 

Wma S Tulloch, Kate M Whyte, Mrs Campbell and Misses Wright, M'Farlane, 
Mackinnon, Murray, Yates, Davidson, Funnell, Gunn, Ross, Massie and An- 
drew Thomson m a 

Supplmentary — Headmaster, Harry J G Ross, ma, John M 'Donald, Misses Lyle, 
J N Guthrie, Hodge and Mitchell. Woodwork and Drawing, J L Strachan 
Cookery and Domestic Science, A T Glover 

Janitors, and Geo Brown Attendance officer, J Duncan 

St Andrew's R C School — H S Hughes (head master), Misses Courtney, Gunn 
and M'Ginnis. Singing, Alex Gregory 

Joint Stock Companies. — Tramway Co (Limited) — Chairman, G R Hulnaes 
Secretary, S J Rowe. General manager, Arch Robertson. Engineer, W Foxton 

Carriage Hiring and 'Bus Co — M'Kirdy & McMillan, Ltd — Chairman, 
Arch Robertson. Secretary, W C King. Managing Director, Jas M'Millan. 

The Biiteman, Limited — -Chairman, Sir John Reid, Ardencraig. Secretary and 
Manager, Charles M Stevenson, Buteman office 

The Palace Cinema Ltd. — Manager, D G Symington. Secry, Chas Paterson 

Craigmork Pier Co — Chairman, Secretary, James Mac- 

kinnon Piermaster, captain Peter M'Kellar 

Georgk Halliday, Limited — Chairman and Managing Director, George Halliday 
Secretary, Malcolm Halliday. Solicitors, Russell & Duncan 

Glenburn Hydropathic Co Ltd — Visiting Physician, di- Marshall. Secretary, 
J. Eckford Wallace, c a, 1h Alva street, Edinburgh 

J & A Martin, Limited, Carriage Hirers. — Chairman, M'Kellar. Secre- 

tary, Miss Kennedy. Manager, G M r Kellar 

Martin Brothers, Motor Bus Hirers, Watergate. 

Theatre de Luxe — Fred R Burnette, proprietor. 

Scottish Mica Co.. Ladeside, Rothesay. — Wm H Findlay, mica merchant, 98 High 
st. A G Bain, c A, 55 West Regent st, Glasgow 



BUTE COUMTY DIRECTORY ADVERTISEMENTS. 
Telephone No. 336. 

JOHN B. TODD, 

COAL MERCHANT, 

25 Bridge Street. I 

PARKER BROWN & GRACIE, 
Motor and Marine Engineers, 

KING'S MILL GARAGE, 

MILL STREET. 

WALTER M'KENDRICK, J 

AUCTIONEER and VALUATOR, 

27-29 and 47 WATERGATE, ROTHESAY. 

Office, Opposite County Buildings. 
All Kinds of Inventory and PROMPT Auction Sales Conducted j 

Valuation Works Executed. SETTLEMENTS. In any District. 

Phone, 255. "Jg- *» "^J JQ& fe» 

S p E E D o — - SATISFACTION 

Rothesay Steam Laundry, 

36 BRIDGE STREET. 

JOHN RANKINE - - Proprietor. 

Goods Called for and Delivered by the Yellow Van. 






OFFICIALS — Fublications, Society Office-Bearers. 



PUBLICATIONS —The Buteman and West Coast Chronicle Unionist), l$d weekly; 

published every Friday afternoon by Buteman, Ltd., Castle street — Charles M 

Stevenson, manager 
Guide ro Rothesay and the Island of Bute, 2d annually, Buteman Ltd 
Rothesay Expkes.s, Id weekly, published every Tuesday evening by M Mackenzie 

& Son. Montague street 
Bute County Directory', 3s (2s to subscribers), postage 3d, published annually, 

in July by Higgie & Co, Bridge street 
Bonnie Scotland's Resorts, 4d, 6d and Is, published by Higgie & Co, Bridge st 
The Coast Guide, Memorandum Book and Register, 2d, published by Higgie & 

Co, Bridge street 
Belega Skotlando, an adaptation of the above into Esperanto (the first guidebook 

printed in the International Language). 2d. Higgie & Co. 
Boni SivOTLAND,in Pitman's Phonetic Longhand, adopted from the foregoing, and is 
published in commemoration of Sir Isaac Pitman's Centenary. 2d. Higgie & Co 
Is Esperanto Worth Learning? By Bernard Long, ba. 4d and 10 cents. — 

Higgie & Co. 
SKOTLANDA PEJZAGO [Scottish Scenery] Typical Views from Photographs, 

with Descriptions in English and Esperanto. Is. Higgie & Co 
La ENAMigo de la Nacioj (the Courtship of the Nations), (brochurets containing 

articles written, in Esperanto (the international language) by persons in all the 

civilised countries of the world. Id. Higgie & Co. 
Skots at Hame anc Abroad and wha wi' them forgaither, a monthly miscellany, 

of interesting and humorus literature in common and fonetic speling, 2d 
Official Guide, Published by the Advertising Committee. Price, 6d. Supplied 

free to non-residents on receipt of three penny stamps for postage, from George 

M'MTintpck, architect, Rothesay 

Fire Brigade. — Firemaster, Alex Stephen, Master of Works; captain, T Noble, 
110 High st ; j Hislop, 3 Bishop teirace brae: A M*Fie, 66 Montague st ; D 
M'Fie, 177 High st ; J Gillies, 20 Ladeside; Rankin Harper, 3 King st; John 
Paterson, 15 Bishop st; Dan Hyndman, Bellevue rd ; D Campbell, 20 Russell 
st ; A Ferguson, 21 Columshill st ; AS Browu, 11 Crosshill villas; and C 
M'Nab (driver), 4 Bishop st 

Friendly & Benefit Societies — Free and Accepted Masons.— Prov. G. Lodge of 
Argyll and the Isles— P G M, Fred Walter Fell Clark. Glen Caladh. PGMD, 
Major-General J D Maclachlan, c b, cmg, dso S P G M. Major R H Ingham 
Clark. Chaplains, rv canon Henry Guy Sclater bd, and rv J Dunlop Brown bi>, 
P G Secretary, W Dunlop Brown, County Buildings, Rothesay; Assistant, G 
MTiintock, Rothesay. Treasurer, Thomas M Clay, Rothesay 

Lodge "Rothesay St John," No.292, Established 1821 — Meets in Masonic Temple, 
Chapelhill road, on 1st and 3rd Mondays of each month from September till April 
— RWM, John M^Lachlan Secretary, John Holmes, Montague st, Treasurer, 
Wm Rodger. Tyler, John M^Ewan 

Provincial Grand Royal Arch Chapter of Argyll and the Isles. — Grand Superin- 
tendent, John Maclachlan. Rothesay; P G Scribe E, Harry Graham, Rothesay, 
P li Treasurer, Chas J Freebairn, Rothesay 

" St Blank's" Royal Arch Chapter, No. 163 — Meets in Masonic Temple, Chapelhil, 
road, on second Monday of each month from September till March.--lst Principal, Z, 
John Watson ; 2nd Principal, H, Neil M'Nicol ; 3rd Principal, J Frank Mont- 
gomerie; Scribe E, Win Rodger, 28 Castle st ; Treasurer, Arch Campbell 
Janitor, David Donaldson 

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BUTE COUNTY DIRECTORY ADVERTISEMENTS— ROTHESAY, 



Phone, No, 101Y1, 

W. M . L E C K I E , 

SLATE It and 

CEMK H ■ W O It 14 K K, 

31 Bridge Street. 

A. 11. BUCHANAN, I 

Bookseller, Stationer, and 

Fancy Goods Merchant, 

49 Montague Street. 

Souvenirs of Rothesay a Speciality. 



Phone. 28. 

D. M. TAYLOR, 

(A. Munro, Licensed), 

Wholesale and Family Wine IYlepefycnyfc, 

and Dealer in 01d Seoteh WhisKics, 

2-6 Tower Street. 

This is t lie only Business in Rothesay which is exclusively that of Family Wine 
Merchants and Spirit Dealers, Wholesale and Retail. 



Established 1878. Telephone No, 110. 

TEAS, GROCERIES & PROVISIONS 

DANIEL CUNNINGHAM, 

81 Montague Street, 

Where you will eet a Choice. Variety of I'resh Goods at City Prices. 
The Famed Warehouse for Genuine Value, First -Class Quality and Keenest Trices.. 
A Trial Order Solicited. Orders Called for and Devered Daily. 



OFFICIALS- Rothesay Society Office-Bearers 



Cryptic Council.— TBI, Arch Dewar ; D M, Harry Graham : 1' C W, F Dewar. 
Recorder. Frank Montgomtrie Treasurer, Colin Kerr 

Order ok Eastern Star. — '' Duchess of Rothesay" Chapter No. 15. — Instituted 
November, 190"). — Meets in the Masonic Temple, on the fourth Monday of eacli 
month from September till May. Matron, Mrs Marion S Shaw. Patron. Colin 
Kerr. Secretary, Bessie Kennedy, 22 Columshill st. Treasurer,JKate Cameron 
Sentinel, John M'Ewan 

White Shrine of Jerusalem, Mizpah Chapter, No. 4 — Wll Priestess, Miss Annie 
Kerr. W S Sojourner, A Harvey. W H Skeperdess, Mrs W M Hcaton, 
Scribe, Mrs Jean Stirling, Craiglea. Treasurer, Miss Bessie Kennedy 

Ancient Order of Foresters — Greenock, Bute, and Argyll District-- Meets 
half-yearly for business on last Fridays in April and October. Secretary, J W 
Graham, Library buildings, Greenock 

Court "Bute" No 5G30 — Meets in the Foresters' Hall every alternate Wednesday,— 
It, Daniel Lamont. Treasurer, TllOS Napier. Secretary, Ceo MTintock 
Medical Officer, i>r Cameron The balance at the credit of the sick and funeral 
and smaller funds is over £2200 

Loyal Order op Ancient Shepherds (Ashton Unity) — "Lord Bute" Lodge 
No 2091 — Meets every alternate Wednesday in the Lesser Good Templar Hall — 
Secretary, John Paterson, 15 Bishop st. Treasurer, Q- S Oliphant, 

Sons op Temperance — " Rothesay's Effort" Division, No 4G7 — Amalga- 
mated with Grand Lodge, Glasgow 

International Order of Gooo Templars — District Lodge of Bute and Cowal, No 

13— D C T, James Hunter. Rothesay D S, Hugh Peacock, Kirn. DT, Alx 

M r Nab, .; p, Rothesay 
"George Stephenson" Lodge, No 122 — Meets in Good Templar Hall, Tower 

street, on Tuesdays at 8 pin — Chief Templar, James Hunter. L I), A M'Nab, 

Secretary, G M'Neill Treasurer, A M 'Nab sen 
"Rothesay's Freedom" Lodge, No 228 — Meets in the Good Templar Hall, 

Tower st on Thursdays at 8 pm — Of Templar, M Stewart. Secy, Mrs M'Connel, 
£ Hope op Bute" Juvenile Lodge, No 252 — Meets in the Good Templar Hall, 

Towei street, on Tuesdays at 7 p m — Superintendent, Mrs Sinclair 

Independent Order of Reciiabites — " Hope of Bute" Tent, No. 2325, — 
Meets in St Paul's hall, Dean Hood place on alternate Mondays of eacli month 
Chief Ruler, . Secretary, D Rodger, Victoria st, Rothesay 

Treasurer, James Hy ndmaii 

Juvenile Tent, ''Duke of Rothesay," No 1273. — Superintendent, 
British Women's Temperance Association. — President, Mrs Watson. Secretary, 
Mrs Ma'tland. Treasurer, Mrs Andrews 

Rothesay Charity Organisation Society and Civic Guild — Instituted 

to ameliorate the condition of the poor, repress mendacity, and expose im pos- 
ture. The Civic Guild also constitutes the Rothesay Branch of the Royal Scot- 
tish Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children, Under this department 
of the Guild's activities, dinners are given to necessitous school childaen through- 
out the Winter months 
Chairman, ex-Bailie Buchanan; hon Secretary, nev M Smith, Rectory; lion 
Treasurer, A T Wood, Royal Bank 



BUTE COUNTY DIRECTORY ADVERTISEMENTS. 



DUNDAS F. FYFE & SONS. 

UNDERTAKERS and MOTOR HIRERS, 

of Glasgow and Motherwell, and 
Successors to OHAliLES J. PULLEN, KOTflESAY. 

Office, 21 Bridge St., Tel. No., 140. 
Phone, ST. 

John Cruiekshanks, 

Plumber, Gasfitter & Zinc Worker, 

49 High street, Rothesay. 

Wash-Hand Basins, Plunge, Spray and Shower Baths fitted up for Hot or Cold Water 
Drain, Soil or Waste Pipes Tested 

Theatre ID e Luxe, 

West Princes Street. 

Proprietor, - - - F. R, Burnettk. 

Continuous Programmes. 

All the Best Pictures. Good Music. 

Acknowledged to be the only Real Picture House in Rothesay. 

Cleanliness and Civility my Mottoes. 

Popular Prices. 

Francis Dewar & Sons, 

Carpenter, Boat Builder and Boat Hirer, 

Old Mission Church, High St., and Esplanade (Opposite Band Stand I 

1VL otoi" Launclies: 
" L A. D Y BUT E " and « l A D Y MA R V," 

Carries 50 Passengers (under Board of Trade Regulations) Carries I 2 Passengers. » 
Long and Short Cruises by Day and Evening. 
Repairs Promptly Attended to. Rowing Boats and Fishing Tackle supplied 



OFFICIATE — Rothesay Company and Society Office-Bearers. 

Rothesay Citizens' Union — President, Kev Hugh Davidson . Secretary, Tho s 

Macdongall 
Women's Freedom League, meets in the Stewart Institute on the last Wednesday of 

each month — President, Miss Mry Park. Secretary, Miss Gilmour, 5 Victoria st 
Ratepayers' Association — Chairman, Rev J D Ramsay Secretary and Treasurer. 

Alex Robertson 

TRADE Societies — Building Trades' Federation— Convener, Dnld M'Callum 

Secretary. 
Amalgamated Carpenters'and Joiners' Society — President, Hugh M 'Donald, 

Secretary, Dugald Colquhone. Treasurer, John Archer 
Boarding House Keepers' Association — Chairman, Charles Sweet Secretary 

D M Stewart, Belltrees 

Co-Opertativr Society — Chairman, Miss Agnes Arrol Secretary and Manager 
John Brand 

Master Bakers' Association — President, Charles Muir. Secretary, A Brown 

Mkrchants' Association — President,^ R Thompson. Secretary and Treasurer 
Jas Johnston 

Newsagents' Association. — President, Thos M Clay. Secretary, Andrew Buch- 
anan. Treasurer, 

Operatic Society — President, Robert Houston- Secretary and treasurer. W 
Rodger. Conductor, A Mathieson M*Nab 

Operative Painters' Society — President, Charles Marsh: Secretary, John Donelly 
Port Bannatyne 

Property Owners' Association —Chairman, John M Lamoirt. Secretary, William 
Fulton, Castle st 

Carters' and Motorviens' Society — Secretary, R Weir, 4 Mountpleasant 

j Mutual Improvement. — New Rothesay Literary Association, established 1906.- 
Meets in the Masonic Temple on Thursday evenings from October till March, 
Hon President, Rev John M Dickie, kd. President, Frank Montgomery. 
Secretary, Daniel Morrison. Treasurer, Miss Bessie Watson 

Young Men's and Women's Literary Society, meets in West U F Church Hall, on 
Monday evenings. Hon President, Kev Hugh Davidson, ma. President, James 
Duncan Secretary and Treasurer, Mary Smith, ma, Newark, Serpentine rd 

Young Women's Christian Association — Institute, Battery place —Senior Branch 
meets every Tuesday : Junior Branch, every Monday. Girls' Club, Wednes- 
days, Thursdays and Fridays from October to March. President, Mrs Traill: 
Secretary, Mrs John Watson. Warder and Club Leader, Miss Drummond, 
Matron, Miss Abercrombie 

Boys' and Girls' Rkligious Society — Meets in Tower Street Hall, every Sabbath 
at 11 a in. Supported by voluntary contributions— President, Jn Watson. Secre- 
tary, Mrs John Watson, Barone rd 

Comrades of the Great "War — Rothesay- Branch Ltd.— Club Rooms, 17 
Montague st -- President, Major Andrew M M'Kinlay td, Secretary, John 
Rankin 



BUTE COU NTY DIRECTORY ADVERTISEMENTS 

Established ovf.r 50 Years. 

I. "VsTE IR, 

BOOT and SHOEMAKER, 

71 Montague street. 

Extra Large Stock of Ready-Mades. 

Head-Quarters of All Kinds of Coast Shoes. 

Established 18k5. 

Helen M. Higgle, 

(Successor to Miss M'Lea), 

Dressmaker, and Costumier, 

20 Bridge street. 

Arthur gwanston & Son, 

Family Grocers, ------- 

- - - Wine & Spirit Mercliants, J 

2G WEST PRINCES STREET, 

and 2 Bishop Street. 

Near General Post Office. 



CHARLES SWEET & SON, 

A R T P H O T O Gr R A. V II E R S|, 

White Lodge Studio. 
Patrons— Late King Edward & Queen Maud of Norway. Medallist at International Exhibits 
Dei eloping and Printing done by Experts f>>r Amateurs. Q uckest and Best Service. 

R HARVEY, Tel, Rothesay, 335. 

Si hipping and Family Butcher, 

23 Montague Street, Rothesay 

All Beef, Mutton and Lamb guaranteed Home-Fed. 

Chickens, Egg« mid Butler from our own Farm. 



OFFICIALS— Rothesay Sports 



British Legion, Rothesay Branch — president, ex-provost Hicks. chairman, F 
Bell. Secretary, Gillies. Treasurer, W E Trescowthick 

Women's Section — President, Mrs Hicks. Chairwoman," sirs Johnston. Secy 
Mrs Trescowthic 

Boys'Brigade — 1st Rothesay Company meets in the Drill Hall, on Friday even- 
ings for drill only. Captain, Wm M'Kay. Sunday Bible class at 2 15 

Boys' Scouts — Local Committee — Chairman, ex-provost Hicks. Secretary, 

No. 1 Troup, head-quarters, New Drill hall, Broadcroft lane — Scout- 
master, A S M Richardson. Seretary, 

Royal Rothesay Silver Band — Conductor, A Mathieson M'Nab Chairman 
Neil M'Nicol ; Secretary, Jas Lamont 

SPORTS and Pastimes — Golf Courses: Municipal, East Burgh Lands, opened 

May, 1908, Green-keeper, Thos Learmonth 

Golf Club — Captain, J R Cattanagh. Secretary and Treasurer, Dnncan Ferrier 

Bowling Clubs. — Rothesay — Green, Ballochgoy. Chairman of Directors, ex-Bailie 

Buchanan. President, Secretary and Treasurer, And Clark, 

Presdent, John Macdonald. Secretary and Treasurer, Wm Sprowl 

Ardbeg and Port-Bannatyne — Green, Wyndham park — Chairman of Directors, 
A K Lauder; President, Peter McMillan; Secretary, Geo M'Lintock; Green- 
keeper. James MTvellar 
Cupling Club — President, Major Hicks.. Secretary, W Dunlop Brown Treasurer, 
Robt Houston 
Lawn Tennis — Corporation Courts, the Meadows — Overseer, John Haig 

Ardbeg Courts — Secretary, Edward Mathew, Wyndham id Treasurer, Jk Somers, 
Craigmore Courts— Caretaker, Captain M'Kellar, Pier 
Bute Junior Football Association — President, Secretary, 

Football Clubs. — Athletic. Comrades. Royal Victoria St Blane's. &c. 
There are several trophies and prizes competed for annually among the members of 
the various clubs. The principal of these are the following : — 
Prize. Presented by — 

Bowling — Buteshire County Cup, Mr Malcolm Weir, Rulliecheddan 

,, Do. County Cup & Badges ex-provost James M'Millan 

,, Rothesay Club Champion Cup 

,, Ardbeg Championship Cup, 

„ Freemasonic Trophy Brother Fred Walter Fell Clark, P GM 

Football — Knockdhu Charity Cup, sir Norman Lamont, Knockdhu. 

,, Salvesen Shield, Lord Sal vesen, k c \ 

,, Buteshire Juvenile Cup ex-Bailie John I.yle, Lome Hotel 

., Lawrie Rose Bowl, ex-Bailie J M Lawrie, Rothesay 

Buteshire Junior Cup, 

Golf— Firth of Clyde Trcphy, 

Putting Green — Macmillan Cup, ex-provost E R Macmillan, Rothesay 

Shinty — "Buteman" Cup, The late Joseph D Wilson, Rothesay 

., Macrae Cup, - Lady Colin MacRae, Colintraive. 

Ballimore Cup, Lieut-colonel MacRae-Gilstrap, Ballimore 

,, Juvenile Cup, '- Ladv Margaret MacRae, Colintraive 

„ Duncan Trophy, Ninian Duncan, Little Kilmory 

., Lawrie Cup, - J M Lawrie, Rothesay 

., Campbell Cup, - Arch Campbell, Rothesay. 

Camanachd Cup, - Daniel Shaw, Rothesay. 

Swimming Lawrie Cup, - J M Lawrie, Rothesay 



BUTE COUNTY DIRECTORY ADVERTISEMENTS— ROTHESAY 



George M. M'Lintoek, 

A It G H IT E C T, 

5 High street 

J, M'Callum & Son, 

Joiners and Funeral Undertakers, 

'Phone 193 50 High street 

The Galatea Bar, 

3 and 7 Bridge-End Street, 

Families Supplied. Duftean Bell, Spirit. Mercha 

Duncan Dewap, phone n . o ?0 

ARCHITECT and PROPERTY AGENT, 

15 Castle Street 

Bute Saving's Bank, 7 Castle street, Rothesay. 

Sums can now be deposited with us to any amount — limited to £500 a year. 

Open Daily from 10 till 4, Saturdays from 10 till 12; Saturday Evenings from 7 till 8 

Deposits transferred from other Savings Banks free of charge. 

Alexander R. Peacock, r ,phone - !97 - 

Registered Plumber, Gasfitrer and Zinc Worker, 

71 High street 
House Address — 3a rone Cottage. Baron e Road. 
Hot and Cold Water Appliances, Be'l Hanging. Pumps, Phones, Pidges, etc. 

N. MaeNieol, 

Family Baker, Pastry Cook and Purveyor, 

Speciality in Cakes, Shortbread, Rusks, etc 81 High St 

Hot Pies Every Saturday. Soirees and Excursion!! Supplied. Biscuits and Pastry in Great 

Variety. Cakes of Every Description Mads to Order. 

Marriage Parties Purvu id fur in First-Class Style. Charges Moderate 

Geopg'e Maitland, r , ime , Ko . in . 

Electrician, (ftasfittcr.^liee' Jtletal SSSorker 

and ^piirnisbinff Eionmonger, 

Electreiliers, Grates, Tile Hearths, Ac. supplied and fitted. Brass Plates, Stenslis, Repairs 

7c Bridgend st and 3 Ladeside St. 






Fairs, Holidays, Communications and Postal Arrangements. 



Fairs. — Thursday before 28th May (hiring), third Wednesday and Thursday in July 
Brux Day (horse), Thursday before 28th November (hiring), and Thursday before 
Kilbarchan December Fair (horse). [The first Wednesday in May and last Wed- 
nesday in October used to be the dates of fairs, and are still published in some re- 
ference books, but they are obsolete] 

Holidays — New Year's Day, Victoria Day, Brux Day Fair (18th and 19th July, 
and Thursday, 19th Sept. First Wednesdays in November, December, February 
and March are merchants' holidays. From October till June, Wednesday after- 
noons are shopkeepers' holidays 

Communications — Steamers ply several times daily to the mainland via Wemyss Bay, 
Gourock, Greenock, and Craigendoran, in communicating with Glasgow and all 
parts; also daily to the Kyles to Ardrishaig. In Summer, steamers ply regu- 
larly to Arran, Campbeltown and Inveraray, and irregularly to all the surround- 
ing ports. Electric and motor cars run to Port-Bannatyne and Ettrick Bay, 
and buses to Mountstuart and Kilchattan Bay several times a day 

Postal Arrangements. — Post Office, Bishop street. Postmaster, John Lee 
Despatches at 7 30, 10 (west), and 10 15 am, 2 and 4 p m. Extra during Season, 

6 15 and 7 pm Sats.,and on Sunday afternoons 
Deliveries— 8 and 10 30 am and 5 pm. (From October till May the 5pm delivery 

is suspended on Sats, but letters can be called for at the head office between 5-0 
Money Orders issued and paid from Sam til! 7 30 pm. 

Savings Bank — Deposits received do. do. 

Postal Orders issued and paid do. do. 

Telephone Call Office open from 8 am till 7 30 pm On Sundays from 9 till 10 am 

When Public Office is closed, calls may be made from Night Call Office (side door 

entrance in Bishop st), and at Telephone Kiosks along the front. 
Telegraph Office open on week days from 8am till 730 p m. Sundays, 9 till 10 am 
Ardbeg road (Telegraph, 8 a m till 7 pm). Despatches to suit Rothesay. Postal 

Money Order, and Savings Bank business from 9 am till7 pm No Sunday service 
Craigmore Pier (T S O ) — Despatches to suit Rothesay arrangements. Telegmpl . 

9 am till 7 p m Postal, Money Order, and Savings Bank business. No Sunday 

attendance 
Sub-Post Offices at Columshill street and Gallowgate for the sale of stamps and sale 

and payment of postal orders 
Additional Letter Boxes at Argyle place, Balloehgoy, Columshill street, Cragie- 

lea, Crichton road, Fergusson place, Guildford square, High street, Mill street, 

Moimtpleasant, Mountstuart road, Orcadia. the Pier, Serpentine road, Golf course, 

Rosemount, Barone road, Scalpsie road, Milton road and Greenwood 



BUTE COUNTY DIRECTORY ADVERTISEMENTS. 



ARCHIBALD BROWN, 

D 





PORT-BAN N ATYNE, & 



BREAD, BISCUITS, &c., 



Phone, 71, Rothesay. 



On Admiralty List 



ARCHIBALD MALCOM, 

P»0ET-BA1T1TATY1TE. 

Yaeht, 
Motor-Launch, 

and Boat-Builder, 

Joiner, Painter, 

and Chandler, 
High-Class Work - - 

at Moderate Prices. 
Yachts and Launches hauled up 
for Wintering and Repairs, 
or Moored Afloat in the Bay. 
MOORINGS for SALE or HIRE. 
First-Class Storage for Spars, 
Sails, Boats and Gear. 
Petrol and Lubricating Oils 

Motors Installed and Repaired by Skilled Mechanics. 




Parish of North Bute. 

'"PHIS is the northern portion of the island of Bute. Port-Bannatyne, its principal 
-*- village, is two and a-half miles from Rothesay, with which it is connecled by tram- 
way. Kames Castle, in the vicinity, is said to be the oldest inhabited castle in the 
country, and was the ancient seat of the Bannntynes. The village was named after 
that family — two brothers of whom (John and Gilbert) — received a charter from King 
Robert the Bruce, for services rendered at Banuockburn. 

At the 1921 census, (taken in June instead of April) the parish contained 1201 
males and 1529 females — total, 2730. 

For Number of voters on the roll, see County information. 

(For Courts and Court Officials, Justices of the Peace, and County 
Boards, see County Lists). 

Assessments for 1928-29 — Proprietors: Poor rate, 3d 11-1 6 ths ; registration, 2-1 6 th;. 
school rate, 10^d : lighting, l^d. 
Tenants Poor rate, 3d ll-16ths; registration, 2-16ths; burial, 8-16ths; school, 
10Jd: lighting, ljd 

Registrar, | In 1928 there were 22 births, 7 marriages and 15 deaths 

G Oliver Loch f „ 1929 „ 19 „ 4 „ 24 „ 

CHURCHES. — CHrRCH of Scotland, Crockanrae, hours of worship, 1 30 pin ; St 
Ninian's 11 am and 6 30 p m) — Minister, Rev 

Session Clerk; James P Malcom.jp. Superintendent of Sabbath School, Edw S 
Matthew ma. Precentor (Crock-an ra), Ha.imoniumist) St 

Ninian's) Daniel Lamont. Church Officer, Win Jardine, Castle st 

Church of , Scotland, St Bruoc, Port-Bannatyne (hours of worship, 11 am and 
fi 30 pm) — Minister, Rev M^Leod, Session Clerk, Archd Brown. 

Clerk of Deacons' Court, John Black Treasurer, Peter Finlay. Central Fund 
Treasurer, Miss Brown. Superintendent of Sabbath School, 
Organist, . \iiss M'Arthur Church Officer, Wm Stewart, Glenlea Convener of 
Seat Letting, Miss Currie Post office. 

District Council — James P Malcom (chairman), William Brownie, John Currie. 

Wm Dallas, Ninian Duncan, Colin M'Callum, and John M'Fie. Inspector and 

Clerk, G Oliver Loch 
Medical Officer, John Cameron, m b, ch is, 

bchools — Port-Bannatyne Public — Mistresses, Misses Hendry and Shearer 
Ballianlay, Miss Hogarth, mistress 
Kildavannan, Miss Blaikie, mistress 



BUTE COUNTY DIRECTORY ADVERTISEMENT 



The Bute County Directory 

is the only Publication of the kind printed and 
published in Buteshire. Its data is carefully 
compiled, and much time and attention is devoted 
each year to the careful investigation and noting 
of the necessary alterations in the personnel of the 
occupants of public offices, the correct addresses 
of the general inhabitants, and the latest changes 
amongst those engaged in business. 

The earliest publications connected with .Rothe- 
say were Directories, and they are interesting 
reading even at this time of day. 

Our publication not only includes the Burgh of 
Rothesay (where it has long been most appreciated, 
but embraces the whole of the County of Bute — 
from the outlying districts of which more interest 
is respectfully solicited. 

Owing to the increased prices of material and 
wages, we have been compelled to raise our tariff 
rom pre-war issues, but that advance is not nearly 
equal to the increased cost of production : We de- 
sire not the curtailing of our information, but the 
continuing of everythng as full as possible. 

Whole-Page Advertisement, - - £1 10 

(Special Positions by arrangement). 

Half-Page, - - 1 

Quarter, - - - 12 6 

Eighth, - - - - 8 6 

Sixteenth, - - - 5 

Lines, each, - - - 2 

Prominent Names, each, - - - 2 

Telephone Numbers (except in Advertisements), 1 

Business Address in Householders' Section, 10 

Private Address in Business Section, - 1 o 

Copy of Directory to Subscribers (postage 3d) 2 
Non-Subscriber Ss. 

HIGGIE & CO., PUBLISHERS, ROTHESAY. 

August, 1920. 



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OFFICIAL?— North Bute. 



Kyles of Bute Hydropathic Establishment— Chairman, A R Brown, t v 
Secretaries, D Hill Jack & Son, 141 West George st, Glasgow. Manageress, 
Miss Valentine 

Port-Bannatyne Pier Coy, Ltd.; Office, Rothesay Pier. Chairman, 

. Secretary, Arch Meikle. Piermaster, Gilbert M'Kellar 
North Bute Golf Club — President, Win Brownie. Secretary, Jas Clark. Treasurer 

Arch Brown Green-keeper, Wm Stewart 
North Bute Shinty Club — President, Thomas Lochhead 
I.O.G.T.— Lodge " North Bute" No 649— In abeyance 
North Bute Liteeakt Society — In abeyance 
North Bute Liberal Club, West End House — President, A Hogarth. Secretary, 

and Treasurer, D McMillan, j>-n 
North Bute Unionist Association — President, Arclid Robertson. Treasurer, 
Secretary, Lachlan Cook 

War Savings' Association — Chairman, John M Lamont. Secretary and Treas. 

L Cook, Iona pi 
1st Port Bannatyne Camp, Boys' Bkigade, meets in the United Free Church 

hall on Fridays. 
Girl Guides, meets in St Ninian's Hall on Monday evenings — Captain, 

Lieuts, Misses Muir and Morrison 
Govan Combination Convalescent Home, Stewartball — Nurse Thomson, matron 

Postal Arrangements — Sub-Postmistress, Miss J. Currie, Port-Bannatyne 

— Despatches to all parts, via Rothesay, at 5 30, 9 15 am, 12 55, 3 25, 5 30 

and 6 15 p m. (Summer only). 
Deliveries from all parts via Rothesay, about 10 15 a m, and 2 and 5 30pm 

Telegrams received and despatched from 9 am till 7 pm. 

Postal, Money Order and Savings Bank. No attendance on Sundays 



For 

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BUTE COUNTY DIRECTORY ADVERTISEMENT. 



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from the Terror of Asthma by 

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A Free Sample will very gladly be sent on application to 
the Manufacturers, 

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Manufacturing" Chemists, 

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Parish of Kingarth 

THIS parish is rich in ecclesiastical history. The Irish Bishop, St Cattan, landed 
here in the year 439. He was uncle of the famous St Blane. The parish includes 
the popular village of Kilchaltan Bay, which is about seven miles from Rothesay, and 
has regular connection bv steamer and 'bus. The population in 1891 was 1062 ; in 
11901, 1056; in 1911, 967 ; and in 1921, 644 males ; 836 females; total, 1480 

(For Courts and Court Officials, Justices of the Peace, and County Boards, 
see County Lists). 

County Assessments, 1929-30 — Poor rate, education, and registration, ;10fd per £1 
on owners and lOJd on tenants. Kilchattan Bay water, 3d ; Ascog lighting, 2d 

Registrar, W T Esplin, (During 1929 there were 13 births, 4 marriages and 16 deaths 
j Brandon house \ 1928 „ 11 „ 8 „ 11 „ 

OJaurcJo.es — 

Church of Scotland, Kingarth (hour of Worship, 12 noon) -Minister, ReT Daniel 
Stewart, ma. Session-Clerk, William B Crawford, Langalchorad. Superintend- 
ent of Sabbath Schools, the Minister. Precentor, James Logan. Church 
Officer, W Stewart 

Church of Scotland, Ascog (hours of Worship, 1115 am and 6 30 pm) Minister and 
Superintendent of Sabbath Schools, Rev A R Cowie. Organist, 
Church Officer, A S Dobbie, Rothesay 

Church of Scotland, Kilchattan Bay (hours of Worship, 12 noon and 6 30 pm.) 
Minister, Rev J Townsley, m a. Session-Clerk, . Organist, 

Church Officer, Wm Fisher 

SCHOOLS. — Kingarth Public — James R Byers, master Miss Alison, mistress 
Kerrycroy Public — Miss Baird 

For Educational Authority, see County Section. 

Kilchattan Bay Pier Company (Limited) — Chairman, George K Baillie. Secretary 
and Treasurer, W T Esplin. Piennaster, Malcolm Kelso 

Total Abstinence Society meets on Fridays at 8 p.m. in the U F Church Hall. 

|pOATES Free Library, Public School, Kingarth — Secretary and Librarian, James 
N Byres 

(V.QNES Patrick" and " Stevenson" Home, Ascog, in connection with Glasgow 
Poor Children's Fresh-Air Fortnight Scheme — Matrons, Misses Dunbar and Simp- 
son. Hon. Secretary, T Thornton Mackeith, 82 Mitchell street, Glasgow 

Public Library, Kerrycroy — 



OFFICIALS— Kingarth. 



Bute Golf Club, the oldest course in the island, beautifully situated along Quochag 
shore — Captain, Wm Crawford Secretary and Treasurer, William T Esplin, 
Brandon house Visitors admitted 

St Blane's Bowling Club — Secretary and Treasurer, John Lawson, St Blane's hotel 

Kingarth Bowling Club— Wm Crawford, Hotel 

Kilchattan Bay Tennis Club— Secy and Treas, John C Morrison, P 

Postal Arrangements — Kingarth, Sub-Postmaster, R M'Fie, joiner. 
Sale of stamps and postal orders 

Kilchattan Bay, Sub -Postmistress, Mrs Morrison. Box closes. 8*25 am. and 2 45 prn 
Despatches to all part s via Rothesay, about 8 30am and 3 p m. 
Delivery from all parts via Rothesay, about 11 30 am. 

Telegrams from 9am till 7 p m. Sunday, 9am till 10 a m. 

Telephone, local and trunk 

Kiosk at Kingarth 

Postal, Money Order and Savings Bank Business, and Express Delivery 

Wednesday half-holiday 

Ascog — Sub-Postmistress, Mrs Levack — Deliveries and despatches to suit Rothesay 
arrangements. Telegrams from 9am till 7 pm. Postal and Money Order and 
Savings Bank business No Sunday attendance (Closed at 1 p m on Thursdays 
October till May) 



Printing, Publishing, 




Circulars, Cards, memos., §c| 

NEATLY and EXPEDITOUSLY EXECUTED by 

HIGGIE & CO., KOTHESAY. 



The Isle of Arran. 

r Y^ HIS island, the largest in the group, is famous for the grandeur of its scenery and 
I the variety of its geological deposits. The island is 36 miles in length, 
20 in breadth, and is divided into two parishes — Kilbride on the east, and Kilmory 
in the west. The late King Edward and Queen Alexandra spent a very pleasant 
holiday in the island after their postponed Coronation in August, 1902, and witnessed 
eome very interesting sheep dog trials — which lengthened their stay 

(For Courts and Court Officials, Justices of the Peace, and County 
Boards, see County Lists) 
Population in 1881, 4762 ; .in 1891,4927; in 1901, 4779: 1911 (Brodick, 992 

Kilbride, 1323 : Kilmory, 954 ; Shisken, 764; Lochranza, 585) 4628— all in 

April. 1921— in June— Kilbride, 5293 ; Kilmory, 3001 : total, 8294. 
Valuation and Assessments see pages 17, 19 and 21 
Lady of the Manor- -Lady Mary (only daughter of the late William Alexander Loui 

Stephen Douglas Hamilton, 12th Duke of Hamilton and Brandon, &c), now 

Duchess of Montrose 
Commissioner — The Duke of Montrose 
Factor on Estate — George Laidler, Strabane, Brodick 
Sieriff Court held once a Quarter at Brodick. Hon Sheriff-Substitute, James 

J Morton, Machrie Sheriff-Clerk Depute, John Kerr, Lamlash 
Arran Farmers' Society. — Annual exhibition of live stock in August, and of roots 

&c, in November. Presidents, Duke aud Duchess of Montrose. Secretary 

and Treasurer, R W Campbell, Bank of Scotland, Blackwaterfoot 
Isle of Arran Musical Festival Committee— Chairman, Dnchess of Montrose 

Hon. Seey., Chas H Graham, Whiting Bay. Treasurer, John M^Bride, Brodick. 
Island of Arran Publicity Scheme- -Chairman, Donald K^Kelvie. J p. Hon. Secy, 

Chas H Graham, Whiting Bay. Hon Treasurer, John Kerr, Lamlash 
Isles of Arran and Bute Federation of W R I— President, Duchess of Montrose 

Secretary, Mrs Stewart Orr, Corrie Treas, Miss B B Currie, Brodick. 
Isle of Arran Branch Rbd Cross Society—Chairman, Duchess of Montrose, obk 

Secretary, John Wooley 
Kildonan and Lloyd's Signal Station — Officer, non resident 
Arran Golf Association — President, George Laidler ; Secretary, John Sillars 
Arran District Committee — Chairman, George Laidler Clerk, John Kerr. 
Tuberulosis Officer for Arran, Dr James Bnchanan, MB, ch, lkcse 
Isle of Arran Constitutional Association — Chairman, James J Morton. Secretary, 

William Reid 
Isle of Arran War Memorial Hospital — Chairman of Management, Duchess of Mon- 
trose Secretary, A C Crockett, Woodside, Lamlash Treas, Willm Orr, Bank 

of Scotland 
Road Surveyor for Arrau, A C Crockett Sanitary Inspector for Arran. 

Medieeal Officer for Arran, James Buchanan, mb, ch b, fr c s e 



BUTE COUNTY DIRECTORY ADVERTISEMENT 



CHAR M of the HEAT HER 

A SPRIG of SCOTS HEATHER is as lightly thought of at 
hame as a drink of cold water (of which there is more than 
enough to spare), but it is an inspiration and a valued remindej 
of the pleasantest of memories to Scots and their friends abroad. 

The exchange of national floral emblems will yet become ex- 
ceedingly popular among those who work for human brotherhood. 

We produced Victory Commemoration Bookmarks — in con- 
nection with the Armistice, the Signing of Peace and the succeed- 
ing J°y Day Celebrations, — which were considered vei'y appro- 
priate. 

Remember Friends Abroad. 

While enjoying holidays remember to gather sprigs to send to 
friends abroad, or in response to appeals you will see in leading 
Scottish weekly newspapers. 

We have for years sent boxesfull of heather to friends and so 
cieties abroad. We frequently respond to newspaper appeals, and 
the following is a sample of the acknowledgments received :, — 

East London, C. P., So. Africa, 18th Dec 
Mr George Biggie, 22 Bridge St., Rothesay, Scotland. 

On behalf of the East London Caledonian Society I wish to thank you for being 
bo kind in responding to my appeal for heather, which was sold on our Patron Saint's 
Day, and realised the very handsome sum of £265 5/11, and has been forwarded to 
the fund for disabled Sailors and Soldiers The heather was received in first-class 
condition, and was much prized — Yours faithfully, James Forbes, 

Convener of Heather Committee. 
It is not only Scots abroad who enjoy a sprig of something that actually grew 
at hame. The Glasgow ' Evening Times,' while the above acknowledgment was on the 
ocean, printed the following ; — " Flower girls in Argyle Street are making brave dis- 
play with the mimosa, which comes to us from the Continent before the swallows or 
even the daffodil dare. It is one of the indications, after the shortest day, that 
somewhere the sun is shining, and that winter is waning. Australians in town art 
greatly cheered by the golden glory, for the mimosa is the wattle of their homeland, 
carrying with it the same significance as the heather to a Scot abroad." 

Colonials and others on holiday in this country, have thanked us personally foi 
sending them souvenirs of Scotland when far away; and others have reciprocated D 
sending preserved leaves and flowers from their distant lands. 

The exchange of national floral emblems will yet become exceedingly popular. 
Botanical Specimens go through the post at letter, sample or parcel rates. 

Higgie & Co., Printers & Publishers, RothesaYj 



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Parish of Kilbride. 

ijHURCHES Church of Scotland, Brodick — Kev Malcolm Mackinnon 

^^ Kilbride- -Rev Andrew Wm Kennedy. Corrie — uev James J Brown. 

Whiting Bay — Rev Collum McKenzie 
Church of Scotlnnd continued — St Bride's, Brodick,, Rev J Hwt Grant, St Georges, 

Lamlash, Rev J A Lamb, b d. Stewart Memorial, Whiting Bay — Rev Johh For- 
Freb Church, Brodick, Rev Don lad Cameron. Whiting Bay — [syth, ma 

Congregational. — Sannox — Rev Allan C M'Dougall 

DISTRICT COUNCIL — Chairman, George Laidler, Brodick. Arch Currie and Archd 
Brown, Brodick: Rev Jas Brown, Corrie ; Jas Watson, Lochranza: James Bone 
and James Black, Lamlash ; Alex Kerr and Walter Boa, Whiting Bay 
Assistance Officar, John Kerr, Lamlash Collector, Wm L Rough. Medical officer; 
i>r James Buchanan 

SCHOOLS— Corrie — Miss Myles. Brodick — J Dodds. Lamlash — Charles Farmer, 

M A. Whiting Bay— Wm Carnegie, m a 
Doctors — James Buchanan, lrcse, Lamlash ; and W A B S Stewart, Brodick 
Bank of Scotland — Wm Orr, agent, Lamlash: sub-agent, J Middleton, Brodick 
Royal Bank, Brodick — John Kerr, agent Wm Aitken, sub-agent, Whiting Bay 
Registrars of Births, &c — Brodick — J Dodds Kilbride — ariss E Thomson 
Post Offices — Brodick — J Little. Corrie — Miss A Young. King's Cross — J Cook. 
Lamlash — Mrs M'Neish. Whiting Bay — J E George 
Piermasters — Brodick — A Currie. Lamlash A Currie, Brodick, manager. Whiting 

Bay - A Currie, Brodick, manager 
Ferrymen — Corrie — Robert Kelso. 

Lamlash Golf Club— Capt, John Kerr Secretary, Jas Toole. Treasurer, D M'Larty 
Lamlash Bowling and Tennis Club-President, David Thomson Secretary, R Smith 

Treas, Dr C R M'Intosh 
Masonic — " St MolioV Lodge, No. 774, Lamlash -RW M, George Shaw. Secy, 

John Martin 
Brodick Public Hall Coy. — Committee's Secretary, George Robertson 
Lamlash Cleansing Committee — Secretary and Treasurer, John M Gibson, Ivybank 
E Star — W M, Miss M'Gowan. A M, Mrs Middleton. Secy, Mrs W H Jones 
Lamlash Public Hall Management Committee — Secretary, John Martin 
Lamlash Branch Holiday Fellowship- Secy, John Kerr 
Communions — First Sabbaths in May and November 
Fairs — Brodick — (Cattle, Sheep, and Horses) Tuesday after 20th June 
Communications — Steamers to and from Ardrossan daily, and additional in Summer 

(in normal times) via Rothesay daily 

LAMLASH. 
D. Fullarton, Grocer and General Merchant, near Pier. 

Tea Rooms to accommodate 80. 

j James Boyd, Fernbank Dairy, Ayrshire, 

MESSENGER-AT-ARMS and SHERIFF OFFICER for ARRAN and BUTE 

69 



BUTE COUNTY DIRECTORY ADVERTISEMENT 




Assets Exceed ^#Sf^R^V¥)^ Clahms Paid, 

£12,000,000. 2258B^S# Over £40,000,000 

By Appointment. 

GENERAL 

ACCIDENT, FIRE and LIFE 

ASSURANCE CORPORATION, Ltd. 

Eiablisned 1885. 

HOUSEHOLDERS' COMPREHENSIVE POLICY, 

OXTF j POLICY and OVER TWENTY RISKSCOVERED. 
■W JH 1 PREMIUM and RESEWAL DATE. 
Inclusive Rate : Buildings, 1/9 per cent. Contents, 5/- per cent. 
Full Value must be Insured, but special Terms will be quoted 
where the Sum Insured in respect to Household Goods 
exceeeds £2,000 

SPECIAL BONUS CONCESSION. 

The Policy will be renewed FREE every Sixth Year, provided 

there has been do claim during the preceeding rive years. 

Prospetuses may be had on application. 

Chief Offices : 
General Buildings, Perth, Scotland 

General Buildings, Aldwygb, London, W.U., 2. 

F. Norik-Muler, J,P , Director ahd General Manager. 



Parish of Kilmopy. 

f^ HURCHES — Church of Scotland — High Kilmoiy, Rev Norman M'Leod 



Wright. Lochrauza — Rev John Colville 
St Donan, Kildonan — Rev David Dale, b a 
Molios, Shisken — Rev Dr W J Jack 

Free, Shisken — Rev M Marshall 
,, Lockranza — Rev Neil M r Donald 

oC/HOOljb — Dougarie Public, Georgina Teasdale Kildonon, James M f Cymont 
Kilmory, J A Byers Lochrenza, Miss Lowe. Pirnmill, Miss Robertson 
Shiskine. Angus Smith Sliddrie. Mrs Cordiner 

Bank of Scotland, Black vvaterfoot — R W Campbell, agent 



Post Offices — Kilmory Miss, M'Kelvie 
Shisken, Mrs Currie 
Pirnmill, J Robertson 



Lochrauza, Miss Lawric 
Blackwaterfoot, J Ballentine. 

Slidderie, Male. Anderson 



Piermaster — Lochranza, John Ken- 
Fair — Lochranza (Cattle, Sheep and Horses), first Tuesday in June 



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Parish of Cum brae. 

fTlHlS Parish comprises the islands of Great and Little Cumbrae, off the 
Ayrshire coast. The burgh of Millport, on the larger isle, is a popu- 
lar watering-place. This isle is 12 miles in circumference and has a well- 
made r'-iad round it. On the smaller island is the Cambrae Lighthoueo. 

Population, 1921, 2501 males; 3451 females: total, 5952. 

(For Valuation, Courts and Court Officials, Justices of the Peace, and County BoarA 
see County Lists— pages 17 to 30). 

Lord of the Manor : The Marquis of Bute. Factor, N H Constable, Rothesay 
Registrar of Births, Marriages, and Deaths : James Stewart 

Small Debt Courts — Held in March and September. Hon. Sheriff Snbstiture, Dr 
Paul. Sheriff-Clerk Depute, James Stewart 

UHURCHES, — Chureh of Scotland (hours of worship) 11 am and 6 30 pm) — 
Minister, Rev Archibald Grierson, ma 

Chureh of Scotland, East (hours of worship, II am and 30 pm.) Minister 
Rev Donald Macrae 

Church of Scotland West (hours of wotship, 11 am and 6 30 pm) — Minister, 
Rev John Calderwood, llb 

Scottish Episcopal Church, St Andrews (10 o a m) Rector, Rev prov O Flaherty 

Baptist (11 am and 6 30) p m) — Student supply 

District Council. — Inspector and Clark, J2mes Stewart 

SCHOOL Management Committee — Chairman, 
Clerk, Arch Cameron 

qCHOOLS — Cmmbrae Public — Headmaster, RobertPaterson, ma, feis, Assist- 
ants. Mrs Crichton, Misses Paul, Rattray and Cameron ma, and Mr Dunald;M r - 
Donald MA 

Doctors — J H Panl ma, mbcm and J S MTavish mb cm 

Bank — Union, Stuart st. D M Gunn. agent 

Law Agent, Robert Wood 



OF PI 01 A LS— Cumbrae. 



Masonic— Lodge " Kelburne" No 459— Meets on the first Friday of each month in the 
Masonic Hall, Crawford street, at 8 pm ; R W M, Archibald Smith. Secretary 
and Treasurer, J Caldwell 

Scottish Marint Biological Association: President, sir Archibald M'Innes Shaw,LLD T 
Secretary and Treasurer, A Lawrie Brown. 185 St Vincent st, Glasgow. 
Superintendent of Laboratory at Millport, Richard Elmhirst 

Cumbrae Branch of Buteshire Liberal Association ; President, Wm McGregor. Secre- 
tary, J D M'Kay. Janitor, .Lis Seaton 

Cumbrae Unionist Association: President, John B Freebairn Secretary, II Cnpeland 
Janitor, Mrs Brown 

Cumbrae Women's Unionist Association. — President. Mrs King. Secretary, Miss 
Gardner. Treasurer, Miss Barclay 

Publicity Association — Chairman. J D Freebairn. Treasurea, Archibald Cameron. 
Secretary, Alex Caldwell 

Cumbrae Golf Club: Captain, M T Sommerville. Secretary and Treasurer, J M'Con- 
nochie 

Curling Club: President, W M Hastie Secretary and Treasurer, Alex Cunningham 
Burial Ground: Superintendent, John Willoughby. Clerk and Treasurer, Jas Stewart 




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Burgh of Millport. 

POPULATION of Burgh in 1891, 16(52. In 1901, 1655 ; landward, 114— total, 
1769. In 1911, bu.rghal, 1610; landward, 86— total 1696. Census 1921, 
2433 males; 3401 females— total, 5834. 

The Assessments include Burgh, Education, Poor, Registration and County (Consoli- 
dated: Owners, 3b 8d; Occupiers. 5s 9d (including water) 

CORPORATION Provost, Alex Houston; Bailies, Robert Young and Robt Ross 

Councillors J A Macfarlane, J B Freebairn, F M'Gie, R Copeland and Dr Paul. 
Committees — Finance—The Provost, convener 
Works — A Cunningham, convener 
Gas— R Ross, convener 
Lighting— J R Ross, convener. 
Public Health— Dr Paul 

Library and Town Hall— J B Freebairn, convener 
Piers— F M "Gee, convener 
Dean of Guild- The Dean, The Provost 
Water — R Copeland, convener 

Officials: - Clerk, Robt Wood. Procurator-Fiscal, David Harper. Treasurer 
and Collector, Arehd Cameron. Medical Officer, Currie, md. Inspector 

of Nuisances and Burgh Surveyor, John Dymock. Gas manager, John Dymock, 
Piermaster, Alex Caldwell. Keppel Pier master, Allan M'Lean 

Millport Trades' Association; President, J Macfarlane Secretary, R Hunnter 
Millport Bowling Qiub ; President, C R Larkman Secretary, Thos J Kidd 
Mutual Plate Glass Insurance Association ; President, James Wallace. Secretary 

and Treasurer, Arch Cameron 
Co-Operative Society, Limited : President and Treasurer, Thomas Reid. 
Penny Savings Bank ; Trustees--President Robert Paterson (chairman), Rev Donald 

Macrae (secretary). 
Holidays ; First Wednesdays from October till March (full holiday) Shopkeepers. 

holiday each Wednesday afternoon from October till May inclusive 
Post Office ; Postmistress, Miss Smith. Arrivals and despatches twice daily 
Communications ; Steamers sail daily to Fairlie, Largs and Wemyss Bay in connection 

■with all parts 



Connell's Restaurant, 21 Stuart Street, at Head of Pier. 

Large Dining Saloon to accommodate 120. Catering a speciality 

Garrison Hydropathic Establishment, Glasgow Street. 



bute cuuinty DIRECTORY advertisements. 



'Phone, No. 210. Established 1842. 

James Smith, 

Joiner, Cabinetmaker, 

and Funeral Undertaker, 

15 Bishop street, Rothesay 
Fop PICTURES and DANCING in BUTE 

THE IPALACE CINEMA 

AND 

The Plaza and Suite of Rooms to Let for Socials, Concerts and Dances. 
Bhone, 133. D. J. SYMINGTON, Manager 

ftiglkst Class productions, 

INCLUDING 

LOAVES, TEA BREAD, FRENCH CAKES and PASTRY, 

Can always be had at 

Tlie RETAIL SHOPS of the 
United Co -Operative Baking Society, Limited, 

9 EAST PRINCES STREET, ROTHESAY. 
John ThOFbUFn, Telephone No. 170 

Fishmonger, Ice Merchant & Licensed Dealer in Game. 

(A few doors West from Post office). 18 West Princes street 

Poultry Supplied. 

Scottish Letter Headings, with Verses, &c. . 8d doz. 

Reduction for Quantities. 12 different kinds. Specimens, 3d postal coupons. 

HIGGIE & CO., Publishers, Rothesay, Scotland. 



PART III. 



HOUSEHOLDERS 

Bupg'h and Parish of Rothesay. 



Aircl, David, engineer, 1 Mill st ; ho, 52 

Montague st 
Aird, Jas., plumber, 70 Ardbeg rd 
Aitchisnn, Mrs, Ardmory rd 
Alexander John, postman, 32 Castle st 
Alexander, Thomas W., Sheriff -clerk; 

ho, Graylands, 50 Mountstuart rd 
Allan, MrsM/Bry, 14 Battery pi 
Allan, Mrs Edward J., 65 Victoria st 
Allan, J A, janitor, Academy 
Allan, Eobt., 12 The Terrace 
Allan Win, 4 Colbec pi 
Allison, J. D., barber, 57 Ardbeer rd 
Alstoiij Mrs Sarah, 7 Mansefield pi 
Andersen, Alex., 6 Hillhouse rd 
Anderson, Mrs Geo., 4 Mountpleasant 
Anderson, J,, 2 Bishop terrace brae 
Anderson, John, slater, Ardmory 
Anderson, Robert Gowanfield, Colums- 

hill st 
Andeison, Thos., Ashestiei, Marine pi 
Anderson, Thos. 42 Bishop st 
Anderson, Miss, Braemar 
Anderson, Miss, 21 Crichton rd 
Andrews Jnn, coal mercht, 14 Russell st 
Arrol, Misses, Eastlands rd 
Assur, Mrs Mary, 133 High st 
Austin capt, 5 Academy ter 



Baillie, Angus, accountant, 87 Ardbeg 
Baillie J, 5 Mansefield pi 
Bain Mrs, 31 Columshill st 
Bain J, 30 Baidge st 
Bainbridge, Mrs, 5 Battery pi 
Bainbridge R, compositor, 23 Victoria st 
Baird, And. B. , blacksmith and farrier, 
113 High st; ho, Rosewood, Glebelands 
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Baird, Mrs Jane, 12 Argyle st 
Baird, Mrs Orcadia 
Ballantyne , Ascog Bank 

Banks James J, 16 Hillhouse rd 
Barclay, Alex., mason, Wyndham rd 
Barber, Mrs Mary, Ardbeg rd 
Barbour, John, 4L Watergate 
Barlow J, Tay cottige, Barone rd 
Barclay, W, 27 Meadow pi 
Barr, Duncan M., Mountpleasant 
Barr, Geo G, baker, 30 Montague st ; 

ho, Woodend pi, East Princes st 
Barr, Mrs Isa., Wyndham rd 
Barr James, 1 3 Victoria st 
Barr, Mrs Janet, 85 Ardbeg rd 
Barr, John, chandelier, 31^ Ardbeg rd 
Barr, Mrs Peter, Glebe lands, Mount- 
pleasant rd 
Barr, Bobt., 23 Columshill st 
Barr, Mrs Thos, Barone rd 
Barrie, John, 15 Bridge-end st 
Barrie, Msss M. & F., 9 Wyndham rd 
Barrie, Wm., 11 The Terrace, Aidneg 
Barron, J M., 8 Bishop ter 
Barrowman, K., moulder, 20 Russell st 
Baxter, Miss C, Townhead 
Baxter, Mrs 5 Russell st 
Baxter, John, gardener, Ashfield 
Baxter, John M :, grocer, Marine pi 
Beaton, Alex., stoker, 8 Tower st 
Beaton, Angus, 117 High st 
Beattie, D, dyke builder, 21 Russell st- 
Beattie Jas, 20 W Piinces st 
Beattie, Joseph, 27 Bridge st 
Bedgar, Mrs Julia, 74 Ardbeg rd 
Bell Andrew, 10 Battery pi 
Bell, Catherine, 18 Battery pi 
Bell Duncan, 2 Ardbeg rd 
Bell E. , 70 Ardbeg rd 
Bell Francis, painter, 1 Logie pi 
Bell James, gardener, Columshill st 
Bell, James, Logie pi 



BUTE COUNTY DlREOTOKY ADVERTISEMENTS— KOTHESAy 

ARCADIAN TEA ROOMS, 

23 East Prinees Street. 

^Erated Waters and High-Class Ices 

Confections from Best Makers. High Teas. 
Special Fish Suppers on Saturday Evenings. 

Large Saloon at Bach. 

William M. Heaton, Jun. 

Established 1857. [Telephone No. 66. 

D. C. MURRAY & CO., 

decorators, (^Iaffcrs, antt picture Jprame takers, 
86 Montague street. 

Paints, Oils, Varnishes, Paperhangings. 
Glass, Polished and Rough Plate, Embossed and Ornamental, Silvered Mirrors, 
Sheet Glass, Lend Lattice Work, Picture Mouldings, 
Vita Glass 



Glasgow and West of Scotland Society 

FOR THE 

Prevention of Cruelty 

TO ANIMALS. 

THE SOCIETY has, during the Season, an Officer in Rothesay for the purpose of in- 
quiring into and investigating all ACTS of CRUELTY to ANIMALS throughout 
the Counties of Argyll and Bute. Complaints left at the Police Office, will receive 
immediate attention, A Lethal Chamber for humane destruction of stray or unwanted 
cats is available at the premises of Mr R. Moodie, Watergate, Rothesay. 



RUBBER STAMPS. 

SAMPLES and PRICES at 
BRIDGE STREET, ROTHESAY. 



HOUSEHOLDERS— Rothesay 



Bell Malcolm, 27 Ardbeg rd 

Eell I'hos. 2 Logie pi 

Bell Mrs, Wm., 16 Russell sfc 

Bell Mrs, Wilkie homes, Meadowcap 

Rennie, Mrs, High Craigmore 

Bernard, Mrs. 71 Ardbeg rd 

Berwick, Mrs, 2 Marine pi 

Beverdge, Geo., 5 The iiTrace, Ardbeg 

Binn'e. Mrs Eliz., High Craigmore 

Bland, Peter, polisher, 35 St^ffa. pi 

Bird A. P., Windsor B A, 27 Battery pi 

Bird John, mason, Bishop st 

BirnieWm. carrier, 103 Montague st 

Birnie, Miss, Gallowgate 

Black, Mrs Jardine, 12 Argyle st 

Black Miss Jessie, 12 W. Princes st 

Black, Mrs Isa, 55 Montague st 

Black, John, shipmaster. 22 Argyle st 

Blackie Wm., 28 Wyndham rd 

Black Wm & Jean, 48 & 49 Argyle st 

Blackwood Mrs, Janeheld, Wyndhampk 

Blain, Quinton, heritor, Argyle ter 

Blair, Duncan, joiner, 11 Bridge st 

Blair, James, 2 Ca9tlehill st 

Blair, John, Hotel Victoria. Victoria st 

Blair, J, Livingstonia, Guildford sq 

Blakey, Miss Sylvia, Pension hotel, 47 

Crichton rd 
Blue, Mrs Jas., Minister's brae 
Blue, uiss Marion, 17 Battery house 
Blue, Patk, Glenfaulds, Mountstuart rd 
Blue, Wm., 26 Biidge st 
Bodys, A & J, farmers, Bogany 
Bogle, coun.. Ellerslie, High Craigmore 
Bolton, Mrs John, 6 Hillhouse rd 
Bone, Hugh, joiner, 20 Russell st 
Bone, Jms. , mason, 5 Bishop ter brae 
Bone, Lachlan, mason, 18 Russell st 
Boae, Robert, 18 Russell st 
Bone R. 23 Battery pi 
Booth, J Ingram, musician, Park pi 
Borland, Dr, Mossbank, Ardbeg rd 
Bowers, iibA.. Arras naMara, Marine pi 
Bowers, Miss Chris., Columshill pi 
Bowie, Alex , 12 The Terrace, Ardbeg 
Bowie, Daniel, glazier, 73 Victoria st 
Bowie, James, 10 the Terrace 
Bowie, Mrs Malcolm, Mountpleasant rd 
Bowman, , joiner, 1 King st 

Boyd John, Ardbeg 
Boyd Arch M, Ivy house, 8 Argyle pi 
Boyd, J. H., Ricebank, Ascog 
Boyd Mrs, Tighmeadonach 
Boyd, Mrs Martha Leopold villa, Ascog 
Boyle, Chas., vanman 34 Columshill st 
Boyle, Mrs Dennis, 22,Russell st 
Boyle, J. , 5 Bridge st 
Boyle, Jas, tur£ accountant, Elm villa 

79 



Boyle, N. McK., 36 Columshill st 

Boyle, Thos., clerk, Bridge-end st 

Bradbury, T B, Bishop ter 

Bradley, Miss Margt., Mountpleasant rd 

Bradford, Mis, if Bishop ter br 

Brand John, manager. Co-Operative 

society, 7 K Princes st; ho, 31 Battery p 
Brash, Kobt., 18 Gallowgate 
Breckoniidge, Miss, 4 Craigmore rd 
Broadley, John, 1 Bridgend st 
Brodie, Alex. C, 33 Bridge st 
Brooks, J. W. D., 31 Battery pi 
Brooks, J, janitor, 37 Montague st 
Brough, Mrs Jane. 95 Ardbeg rd 
Brough, John, 30 Bishop st 
Brown, Agnes, 77 Ardbeg rd 
Brown Alex., 40 Bishop st 
Brown, Alex., joiner, 3 Bellevr'e ter 
Brown, Miss Agne.<, Wilkie homes 
Brown, Miss Ann, Argyle ter 
Brown, D., Fauldmore, Serpentine rd 
Brown David, spirit merchant, Black 

Bull Inn, W. Princes st 
Brown D M, spirit dealer, 23 Bridg st 
Brown, Duncan, draper, 33 Montague st 
Brown, Ellen, 94 High st 
Brown, Geo, janitor, west entrance, 

Public School 
Brown Hu, Loudoun brae, 55 Bai one rd 
Brown, James, M'Nab's br 
Brown, James, 12 the Terrace 
Brown , Mrs Jane, Columshill st 
Brown. John, accountant, Roslyn pi 
Brown, John, shipmaster, 95 Anlbeg rd 
Brown, Mrs Joseph, la Mountpleasant rd 
Brown, Miss Marion, 42 Crichton rd 
Brown, Matth, 19 Castle st 
Brown, M & C 22 E Princes st 
Brown, ThosS., burgh worker, Crossbill 

villas 
Brown, Mrs Wm., 72 Montague st 
Brown, Wm. D., sanitary inspector, 1 

Castle st ; ho, 59 Barone rd 
Brown, Mrs, grocer, 34 Columshill st 
Brown, Miss, 31 Ardbeg rd 
Brown, Miss, 92 Ardbeg rd 
Brown, Misses, 31 Argyle st 
Brown, Mrs, Argyle ter 
Brown , 45 Ardbeg rd 
Browne, , 12 Brighton ter 
Brownlie, Mrs Helen, 28 Argyle st 
Brownlie, John, 31 Battery pi 
Brownlie, Wm., butcher, Watergate 

ho, 28 Argyle st 
Brownlie, , 3 Bishop ter br 

Bruce, Alex., 96 High st 
Bruce, Hny., plumber, 17 Battery pi 
Bruce, Mrs Mary, 83 Montague st 



BUTE COUNTY DIRECTORY ADVERTISMENTS— ROTHESAY. 



Telephone No. — 61, Rothesay. 

WILLIAM MELDRUM, 

(Successor to Peter Leith), 

Dispensing- and 

Photographic Chemist, 

43 Victoria Street, 

and PoPtBannatyne. 



Rotbesap Cramwap Cop-, Od. 



ktdtkicia: 



THE CHEAPEST, SAFEST, CLEANEST, SPEEDIEST and 
most interesting Route is by Scenic Electric Railway. 

Electric Cars every few minutes from Guildford Square, Rothesay. No road dust. 
View uninterrupted by roadsie hedges. If desired, return journey can bemadebythe 
Tramway Company's Luxurious ALBION VIKING CHARABANCS. 

Giant Pneumatic Tyres make them almost as comfortable as Electric Railway. 

'Phone No. 254. 

IMIrs J\ MILLAR, 

GEOCER and WINE MERCHANT, 
1 Apgyle Street, Rothesay. 

Country Eggs and Fresh Butter Daily. 
Cooked Gammon a Speciality. 

Orders Called for Delivered Promptly. 



I 
3 Gallowg'ate, Rothesay. 



PRAMS GO-CARTS, BABY CHAIRS, 
COTS, TOYS, NOVELTTES. 

WALTER MATHERS, Proprietor. 



HOUSEHOLDER?— Rothesay. 



Bryan, Reginald G., Hillside ho, Ser 

pentine rd 
Bryce Alex., grocer, Barnne rd ; bo, do 
Bryce, Wit., flesher, 38 Bishop st 
Bryce Thos , draper, 43 Ardbeg rd 
Bryce. Mrs, Ardmory rd 
Buchanan. A. C, bookseller, Baronerd 
Buchanan, Chs. , engineer, 17 Battery pi 
Buchanan, Donald, Bellfield, Barone d 
Buchanan, Geo, c< instable, Townhead 
Buchanan, Geo.. 41 "Watergate 
Buchanan, Miss Janet, 21 Argyle st 
Buchanan. Miss Jane, 8 Gowanfield pi 
Buchanan Male, restaurateur, 27 Victoria 

st ; res, Auchnacloich i d 
Buchanan, Mrs Mary, Clydesdale house, 

Orcadia 
Buchanan Mrs, 2 Bellvue, Barone rd 
Buchanan Miss, Nittingshall, Barone rd 
Bulloch, Jas, linesman, 179 High st 
Bunting, Mrs Agnes, 56 Crichton rd 
Burgess, Dr Alex., ma, rector, Academy, 

ho, Craigmore 

Burgoyne, John, Glenhead 
Burgoyne, Mrs Peter, 32 Bishop st 
Burgoyne, Wm B, furnisher 85 Mon- 
tague st 
Burnet, Misses, Prospect house, Ardbeg 
Burnet, Wm, 23 Mountpleasant rd 
Burnette, F. R., De Luxe Cinemato- 
graph ; ho, Toward view, Ardbeg 
Burns David, 15 Bridge st 
Burns, Jms, la Hillhouse rd 
Burns, Mrs Lilly, 2 Columshill st 
Burns, Kobt., 6 Columshill st 
Burridge, Jhn, gardener, 76 Montague st 
Burroughs , 5 Craigmore rd 



Cairns , 11 East Princes st 
Caldwell, John, draper, 2 and 3 Albert 

pi & 13 Montague st; ho, Haslingden 

Mountpleasant rd 
Caldwell, Misses, Adelaide hse, Mount- 

stuart rd 
Callan, John, moulder. 70 Ardbeg rd 
Callan, Mrs J. M'C, 31 Battery pi 
Cameron Mrs Arch., 8 Argyle st 
Camercn Dr, Battery lodge 
Cameron, Dun., cabman. Bishop st 
Cameron, Mrs Eliz., 19 Castle st 
Cameron, Geddes ().. hairdresser, 51 

Victoria st ; ho, Barone rd 
Cameron, Mrs James, 5.;, .4 -gyle pi 

F 81 



Cameron, John, Otterbmn Argyle st 
Cameron, Jn, seaman, Mountpleasant rd 
Cameron, Mrs Lach., 21 Kussell st 
Cameron, Mrs Witr., 17 Bishop st 
Cameron Mrs, 22 Argyle st 
Cammock, Win., writer, 70 Ardbeg rd 
Campbell, Miss Agnes, 57 Ardbeg rd 
Campbell, Alex., cashier, 92 Ardbeg id 
Campbell, Arch., 12 W Princes 4t 
Campbell, Arch., seaman. 28 Argyle st 
Campbell, Ach, burgh worker ,29 Colums- 
hill st 
Campbell, Arch., spirit dealer. Tower 

and Castlehill sts 
Campbell Arch M, 73 Victoria st 
Campbell, Mrs Clara, 4 Biidge st 
Campbell, Msss, house of rest, Argyle ter 
Campbell Cln, steward, 35 Barone rd 
Campbell D., Castle st 
Campbell, Jms, flesher, 9 Hillhouse rd 
Campbell, Mrs Jane, 8 Argyle st 
Campbell, Miss Janet', Bishop ter br 
Campbell, John, car driver. 75 Ardbeg rd 
Campbell, John, 6 Watergate 
Campbell John, 23 Bishop st 
Campbell. John A., 17 Bishop st 
Campbell, John Rattray, agent, Clydes- 
dale bank. Guildford square 
Campbell, J. J., 1 7 Bridge st 
Campbell, K. W. , 44 Mountstuart rd 
Campbell, Mrs Ardenlea, Ardbeg 
Campbell Mrs, Hawthorn pk, Adrbeg 
Campbell, Mrs, Heathmount, Crichton r 
Campbell, Mrs, Aryyle st 
Campbell , carter, 20 Russell st 
Canning James, painter, 30 Bishop st 
Canning Jas jr, painter. 34 M ntague st 
Canning, Peter, farmer, Louhend 
Cardell, Mrs Thos., 19 High st 
Oardwell, Joseph, 103 Montague st 
Carmichael, Alex., 11 the Terrace 
Carrick James, 17 E Princes st 
Carroll Edward, 76 Montague st 
Carson, John, 1 Wyndlum rd 
Carson, Mrs Samuel, 19 Wyndham rd 
Carson, John W, Wyndham Park 
Carson , Demerara, A rdbeg rd 
Carbon David, " Electa," Craigmore 
Carswell, James, Sophia cot, Ardbeg 
Carruthers David, 19 Castle st 
Carruthers James, Cordale, Ardbeg 
Cassels , 1 Wyndham pk 
Casey , 65 Victoria at 
Cassidy, Ed., gardener, 46 High st 
Cassidv, Wm., gardener, 2 Logie pi 
Caution W, 31 Wyndham rd 
Chalmers, Miss Agnes, 21 Ardbeg rd 



BUTE COUNTY DIRECTORY ADVERTISEMENTS. 



'Phone No. 188. 

A. THOM & CO., 

Iff o t o r Engineers and 

Electrical Contractors, 

22 Bridge Street. 

All Classes Rapairs. Marine and Land Installations. 

aOTMESAY BEAUTY SALOOM, 

81 Victoria Street. 

Expert Service given in the Daintily-Appointed Rooms. 

BEAUTY CULTURE.— Face Massage, Electrolysis. Manicure, Bobbing, 

Shingling, Marcel and Water Waving, Shampooing and Hairdressing 

CONSULTATIONS WITHOUT OBLIGATION 

PHILLIS EARLE DEPOT. 

Telephone, 98. 
Phone, 75 Established, 1883. 

A. ROBERTSON & SON, 

Upholsterers and 

House Furnishers, 

LARGE FURNITURE SHOW ROOMS— 

101 Montague Street. 

COMPLETE HOUSE FURNSHERS— Floorcloths. Carpets, Bedding, Blinds, Ac. 
Furniture Stored. Carpets , Beatting 

James M'Nieol, 

Family Bread, Biscuits Pastry Baker, 
87 Montague Street. 

Hot Pies every Saturday Night. 



Soiree and Pic-Nic Parties provided for. 



HO U S EHOLDERS— Rothesay. 



Chantry, Wallace, 10 Mansefield pi 
Chapman John, teacher, Almater 
Cherry, Mrs. 22 Watergate 
Chisholm, W., plumber, 17 Wyndham r 
Christie. Arthurs., music teacher and 

organist, Livorno, Crichton rd 
Christie, Thos, md, 2 Battery p] 
Christie. Eobt, 4 Mountpleasant rd 
Chrystie, Robt., 2 King st 
Clark, Alex., 38 Bridge st 
Clark, Andw, 73 Ardbeg rd 
Clark, James, 38 Bishop st 
Clark, Mrs John, Gowanbrae 
Clark, Mi s Jos. . 34a Columshill st 
Clark, Thos , fisherman, 19 Stuart st 
Clark Miss, Violet, 90 Montague st 
Clark, Mrs, 6 Mansefied pi 
Clay, Thos M., bookseller, HVictoria st 

ho, Argyle ter 
Coates. J., 11 Mill st 
Coburn Jms., watchmaker, 17 Bridge st 
Coll Hu., 52 Montague st 
Colville, Mrs Isa., 78 High st 
Colquhoun, Dugald, 103 Montague st 
Colquhoun . 27 Ardbeg rt 

Combs F., 40 Bishop st 
Conely, Donald, 27 Staffa pi 
ConnellyJohn, engineer, 2 Ladeside st 
Connelly, Walter, 63 Montague st 
Connor. John, 87 High st 
Constab'e, N. H., factor, Bute Estate, 

office, High st ; res, Foley house 
Cook, Robt. T., engineer. Ardraory rd 
Coolie W, 27 Argyle st 
Coomin, John, 98 Montague st 
Connell, John, 9 Chapelhill rd 
Cooper, Mrs , Glsnfaulds 
Cormack, Mrs An., 27 Argyle st 
Cougan Miss Martha, 31 Battery pi 
Cowan, Jas, coalman, 44 Argyle st 
Crabb, T., burgh worker, 21 Milist 
Craig, Miss Jessie, 31 Battery pi 
Craig Jms., Avondale, Ardbeg rd 
Craig, Miss E., 3£ Ardbeg rd 
Craighead, Mrs M., 7 Wyndham rd 
Craigie , Glendermot cot 
Crawford Bros., fleshers, 17 Gallowgate 
Crawford, Dvd., carter, 52 Montague st 
Crawford Misses Frances and Margt , 29 

Mountstuart rd 
Crawford, Geo , coachman, Prospect ct., 

Ardbeg rd 
Crawford, Is, 3 E Princes st 
Crawford, Miss Jemima, Havelock ter 
Crawford, Mrs John S., 11 E Princes st 
Crawford, Mrs Margt., Argyll mansions 
Crawford, Mrs Mrgt,, 36 Mountstuart rd 



Crawford, Mrs Mary E. , 41 Ardbeg rd 
Crawford, Peter, Battery pi 
Crawford, Kbt., Argyle st 
Crawford , 81 Ardbeg rd 
Crawford Miss, 30 Marine pi 
Creighton, Miss Eliz., 27 Argyle st 
Creighton, Tom , 119 High st 
Crighton John, fisherman, 41 Watergate 
Croal, D, 11 Albert pi 
Crombie , nurse, 33 Victoria st 
Cronan Mrs, 18 Bridge st 
Crossan, Mrs Janet 73 Ardbeg rd 
Cruickshanks, Mrs Jn, plumber, 47 High 

st; ho., 61 Barone rd 
Cubie, Mrs, 17 Battery pi 
Cullen, Miss Emilie M., 29 Bishop st 
Gumming, Henry, 37 Bridge st 
Cunningham, Ax.. 71 Victoria st 
Cunningham, And., grocer, Victoria st 

ho, Holyrood, Barone rd 
Cunningham Mrs Ann, 35 Mountstuart rd 
Cunningham Da, grocer, Glenbunicot ; 
Cunning ham, Mrs F., 2 Bridge st 
Cunningham John, heritor, H'gh Craig- 
mora 
Cunningham, John, plumber, 17 Bridge 

nd st ; ho, 2 Chapelhill rd 
Cunningham, Mrs M, 2 Wyndham park 

Ardbeg 
Cunningham, Rbt., baker; 24 Bishop st 
Cunningham, Thos, stoker, 38 Ladeside 
Cunningham, Wilmina, 13 E Princes st 
Cunningham, Miss, 8 Argyle st 
Cunningham, Arch, 77 Montague st 
Currie. Dan., shoemaker, 90 Montague s 
Carrie, Dan., engineer, 5 The Terrace 
Cunie, Duncan, farmer, Crossbeg 
Currie, Duncan, yachtmaster, 2 Mount- 
pleasant rd 
Cnrrie D, slater, 94 High st 
Currie Dune, upholsteier. 18 Russell st 
Currie Hugh, postman, Eden pi 
Currie, John, 20 Biehop st 
Currie, John, farmer, Westland 
Currie, Peter, 24 Russell st 
Currie Robt. cabman, 21 Bridgend st 
Cusach Michael, 96 High st 
Cuthbert, Miss Em., 39 Ardbag 
Cuthill Mrs. Martha, Orcadia 
Cuthill J, restaurateur, Argyle st 



BUTE COUNTY DIRECTORY ADVERTISEMENTS-ROTHESAY. 



Donald Weir, 

Spirit Merchant, 

The Old Thaek, 15 Stuart street 



J. G p a h a m , 

electrical M 11 g* i it e e r, 

9 Montague Street 

'Cycles and Gramophones Supplied and Repaired, 



The Leading Temperance House. 



Bute Private Hotel, 

Every Attention Given to Tourists "pYnirrinrr flio Ptttt> Every Home 

and Commercial Gentlemen. IIUUUU^ LlieriHK, Comfort. 

James McMillan, Proprietor 

The Central Drapery Warehouse. 
Robert C. Miller & Co., 

Drapers, Furnishers, House and Shipping Agency, 

48 Montague Street 

John Currie, 

FAMILY BUTCHER, 

Tel. No. 37 National. 115 Montague Street 

Finest Home-Fed Beef, Mutton, and Lamb. 

All Orders receive careful and prompt attention. 

HeleriSlea Boarding House, Crichton Road. Near Tennis and Golf. 

Misses Ferouson, Proprietrixes- 



Fairfield Boarding House, Craigmore, 'Phone, No. 4119, 

under new Management. Overlooking Pier and near Golf and Tennis. 

Mrs W. Campbell, Pioprietrix. 

R E FORMD SPELING.-The following is a quotation from Ossian :•— 
Mar gya serlss dom anzran fen ha skda na hamijar a gya gt-lit. 
Az a bam ov ljt tu mi em ser], iz a td ov tie tjm ctat iz gon. 

We intend to treat similarly, special Quotations from the Irish and Welsh Gaelic, 
and make attempts to collect and print tit-bits from the vernaculars of the boy scouts 
represented at the INTERNATIONAL JAMBOREE in GREAT BRITAIN, AUG, 1929. 
and similar Chumships throughout the World. 



HOUSEHOLDERS— Rothesay. 



Dale Samuel, 7 W Princes st 

Dale Walter, 40 Bishop st 

Duncan Dan, 12 King at 

Davie Jhn M, newsagent, S Bridgend st; 

ho 11 Columshill sfc 
Davidson Rev Hugh. M A, Argyle ter 
Davidson J, gardener, Arileucraig 
Davidson Miss Jemima, 32 Battery pi 

and 11 Montague st 
Davidson John, boxmaker, 78 Ardbeg rd 
Davidson Miss Mary, 24 Bishop st 
Davidson, Miss Mary, 20 W.Princes st 
Davidson Mrs, 3 Albany ter 
Davidson Miss St Clair, Cr 
Dawson Win, tailor, 28 Bridge st 
Day, Arthur, 31 Gallowgate 
Deans Adam, 22 Columshill st 
Denoon Mrs Rachael, 6 Bridge st 
Deprose Mrs Margt, 17 Bisbop st 
Derby Miss, 12 Ladeside 
Derby Thos., painter, 18 Castle st 
Dewar. Arcb., boat builder, Albert cot, 

Barone rd 
Dewar Miss Isabella 8 Argyle st 
Dewar Charles, spirit dealer, 32 Bishop 

st 
Dewar Andw , 7 Galluwgate 

ho, K. Princes st 
Dewar, Krancis, boat-birer, Fer Fad rd, 
Bridge st 
i Dewar Mrs James. 4 Mansefield pi 
; Dewa--, John, 30 Bishop st 
Dick Campbell S, baker, 18 Argyle pi 
Dickie, Rev John M., bd, New Parish 

manse, Skeoch wood 
Dickson Mrs, A rdbeg rd 
Dickson Mrs, 27 Columshill st 
Dickson , Mountnleasant rd 
Dobbie Alex. S., joiner, Bishop ter br 

ho, Mour.tstuart rd 
Dobbie James W, joiner, Madeira villa, 

Serpentine rd 
Docherty Ed, contractor, 12 the Terrace 
Docherty Jn., gardener, 2 Minister's br 
Docberty John J, painter, E Princes st 
Docherty, John jun, 1 Bridgend at 



Docherty Margt, 86 High st 
Docherty, Mrs, 8 Gallowgate 
Dodds, John G., joiner, Colbec pi; ho 
Sunnyside, Auchnacloich, Barone rd 
Doggart Th. W, teacher, Concoid villa, 

Coinmshill st 
Donald John, 78 High st 
Donald John, 41Wa'ergate 
Donald Mrs John H 69 Ardbeg rd 
Donahbon Dvd.,27 Argyle st 
Donaldson Js. ( ', heritor, 14 Ardbeg rd 
Doon Matthew, 4 Watergate 
Dougall, J. S., bookseller, jeweller, 
librarian, stationer, &c, Victoria st 
and Gallowgate Post Office; bo, East 
field, Serpentine rd 
Douglas Arch., 17 Hussell st 
Douglas Miss Margt., East Princes st 
Douglas Misses Jessie and Marion, Beau- 
fort, Craigmore 
Douglas, Mrs. 5 Koyal ter 
Douglas F.169 High st 
Dow Arch. E Princes st 
Dow Mrs, 76 Ardbeg rd 
Dow Miss, 5 Albany ter 
Dowell, Mr?, 4 Dean Hood pi 
Dowie Mary S, 11 Mountstuart rd 
Dry burn Mrs Kooe, 17 RuBsell st 
Duncan Alex, 14 Mountstuait rd 
Duncan Miss C L, boot dealer, Bishop st; 

ho, 8 Argyle, st 
Duncan Alex, plumber, MountpWsant 
Duncan Mrs Alex , Stewart villa,Barone 

rd 
Duncan Miss C^th. Argyle ter 
Duncan Daniel, Woodend 
Duncan Daniel, 9 Columshill pi 
Duncan, Dan 19, King st 
Duncan Miss Helen, Balloohgoy 
Duncan Miss Henrietta, 53 Mountstuart 
Dnncan Jms, 27 Meadow pi 
Dune m Jms, 9 Blansefleld pi 
Duncan James, gardener, Logie pi 
Duncan Jms., mason, Kingarnet, Ba- 
rone rd 
Duncan J, 7 Brighton pi 
Duncan J, chaffeur. 7 Union st 
Duncan John, joiner, 77 Ardbeg rd 
Duncan Miss Marjory, 21 Ardbeg rd 



BUTE COUNTY DIRECTORY AVDERTISEMENST. 

BUCHANAN'S RESTAURANT, 

27 Victoria street, Rothesay. 

Breakfasts. Dinners. Teas. 



GEORGE SWAN, 'Phone No- 35. 

Fruiterer and Confectioner, 

Orders punctually attended to. 79 Montague st 

JOHN MACKINNON, 'Phone No. 310. 

Family Grocer and Tea Merchant, 

6 Montague st 

Orders called for Every Morning and Promptly attended to. 

"WILLIAM FAULDS, Jun., 

Carrier and Carting Contractor, 

Yard 4 John street. 29 Mill street 

Furniture and Luggage Removed. 

WILLIAM KIRKHOPE & SON, 

Monumental Wo r k s, 

Monuments in Granite, Marble and Freestone. Cemetery Gate 

Designs and Prices on Application. Jobbings Promptly Executed. 

DAVID DONALDSON, 

Joiner, Cabinetmaker, Funeral Undertaker. Wood Turner, 

House, 27 Argyle st. anc *' Fret Cutter, 22 Bridge st 

All Orders will have the same Prompt and Careful Attention as formerly. 

Established 1880. Telephone, 172 

JAMES M'INTYRE & SON, 

Shipping and Family Butchers, 

Only Home Fed Beef and Mutton Kept. 81 Montague street 

and at Kilchattan Bay. 

BLAKE Y'S HOTEL and PENSION, 'Phone, 62, Rothesay 

(Late Hotel and Pension, now Next Door). at Craigmore Pier. 

Liberal Table. Moderate Tariff. S. BLAKEY, Proprietrix. 

First-Class Service, (for 15 years Manageress of the Glasgow Art Climb, and 
6 years Propr etrix of Craigmore Hotel & Pension). 



H OUSE H OLDERS— Rothesay. 



Duncan Miss Mary, 77 Ardbeg rd 
Duncan Miss Mary A., 37 E. Princes st 
Duncan Miss Mary E. , 53 Mountstuart r 
Dnncan Matthew, plasterer, Ladeside; 

ho, Academy rd 
Duncan Mtth., jun., plasterer, 1 Co- 

lumshiU pi 
Duncan N, 74 High st 
Duncan Mrs Ninian, 24 Bishop st 
Duncan Wm., 1 Ardmillan. Crichton rd 
Duncan Miss, stationer, Auchnacloich rd 
Duncan Mrs, 16 Marine pi 
Duncan Miss, 23 Argyle ter 
Duncanson John H., Mill st 
Dunlop Miss Ann, 90 Ardbeg rd 
Dunlop Mrs Eliz., Park pi 
Dunlop Turnbull, 34a Columshill st 
Dunn Arch. C, diaper, 85 Ardbeg rd 
Dunn, David, teacher, 5 The Terrace 
Dunn Mrs Margt 57 Ardbeg rd 
Dunn , car driver, 36 Mill st 
Dunsmuir. Allan, 10 The Terrace 
Dykes, Arthur, gardener, Ardencraig 



Edie Misses, 32 Battery pi 
Easton Mrs, 31 Meadow pi 
Edgar Walter, grocer, 2 Castle st : ho 

15 do 
Edgar Mrs, 37 E. Princes st 
Edwards, E J, 73 Ardbeg rd 
Elbert Mrs, The Gables, Graigmore 
Englii-b Mrs Geo, Stuart st 
Ewing Andw , 86 Montague st 
Ewing K, 28 Columshill st 
Evans Mrs Mary, 16 Castle st 



Fairlie, Henry, 20 Bishop st 
Falconer Miss A, 1 Union st 
Fannan, Chas., 17 Bishop st 
Farmer D, gardener, Mill bank 
Faulds Jas., Ardlea, Ardmoryrd 
Faulds Mrs, 89 Montague st 
Kaulds Mrs Mary, Ardmory rd 
Faulds Wm, carter, 11 Mill st 
Faulds Wm, jn, carter, 31 Barono rd 
Fell, Mrs, Ferguson pi 
Fenton D, 22 Russell st 
Kenton Roht., wool mercht,74 Ardbeg r 
Fergus Dr F> eeland, Crichton rd 
Ferguson Mrs Agnes, 27 High st 
Ferguson Alx., painter. 23 Roslin pi 
Ferguson, Alx. slater, 21 Columshill st 
Ferguson Mrs Ann, 20 Staffa pi 
Fergus >n, David, 32 Ardbeg rd 
Ferguson Dune, 11 Bridge st 
Ferguson Mrs Geo, Mill bank.Ascog 
Ferguson Jas. W., gardener, Mill st 
Ferguson John, postman, Clifton, Ar- 
gyle pi 
Ferguson Neil, heritor. 15 Bridge st^ 
Ferguson Robt, 98 Montague st 
Ferguson Wm, bootmaker, 7£ Ardbeg 
Ferguson, Mrs 19 (-Jallowgate 
Ferguson Miss, Inkerman ter 
Ferguson Peter, tailor, Osborne p 
Ferguson, Miss, Concord villa 1 
Ferrier David, Rockhill Castle, High 

Craigmore 
Feriier, Mrs Margt, 84 Montague st 
Findlav Wm, grocer, Mansefield pi; ho, 

90 High St 
Findlay Mrs M, 10 Minister's brae 
Fiblay Mrs I, Crichton rd 
Finlay Misses Janet & Jem., 60 Mount- 

stuart rd 
Finlay wiss May, 47 Mountstuart rd 
Finlay Miss Mary, 3 Victoria st 
Finlay Peter, grocer, Wyndhain rd 
Finlay Rbt. , gardener, 61 Mountstuart rd 
Finlay Thms. 24 Watergate 
Finlayson Edwin, seedsman, Craigmote 

nursery, Crichton rd 
Fisher James, grain merchant, King's 
and W. Castle st, and King's Mill, 
Mill st ; ho. Orlington, J 3 Ardbeg rd 
Fisher, Rbt. Burns, Thornhill,Argylest 
Fisher Miss, 16 Mountpleasant rd 
Fleming And., clerk, Adelaide pi 
Fleming Mrs Cth., Baronerd 



Hl'TK COUNTY DIRECTORY ADVERTISEMENTS 



DUGALD H. MACFIE, -ftan.,^ 

Fainter and Decorato r, 

67 High Street 

A. & L. JEFFREY, 

Fishmongers and Poultry Dealers, 

117 Montague and 5 Tower Streets 

ALEX. LISTER & SON, ' phonc < No - 13 ° 

Nurserymen and Rose Specialises, 

Shop, 13 High Street. Barons Road 

ANDREW HAMILTON, 

Grocer and Provision Merchant, 

Orders called for and promptly delivered. 2 Bridgend Street 

JAMES K. SEMPLE 

Slater and Cement Worker, 

Yard— 18 Mill Street. 2 Mansfield Place 

Vents Swept and Estimates for Work given. 

MARION M. H EATON, 

Ladies and Children's Outfitter, 

75 Montague Street 

The Stock comprises the Newest and Most Fashionable Goods. 

Customers can always rely on getting the Finest Quality 

WJLLTAM H. SQUAIR, 

FA M I LY B UTC H E B , 

Established 1863. Telephone S9. 5 Gallowgate 

CHARLES S. KPE1RS, 

(Successor to John M'Fie ct- Son), 

Joiner, Cabinetmaker and Funeral Undertaker, 

House— Ahnamara 14 Marine Plaee. Creek Drive, Ardbeg 



HOUSEHOLDERS— Rothesay. 



Fleming Gavin, journalist, Auchnacloicli 
Fleming Jms.Ardmillan, 30 Crichton rd 
Fleming Mrs, 24 Ardbeg rd 
Flett , 43Ardhegrd 
Foote Misses, Glenbeg 
Forbes, Henry, 25 Bridge st 
Fordyce John, upholsterer, 75 High st 
Fordyce Mrs Margt, 73 High st 
Forfar Miss, 1 Battery pi 
Forrest Mrs Grace, Ardbeg rd 
Forrest, Rebec a, 8 E Princes st 
Forrest Mrs, 40 Osborne pi 
Forsyth Mrs Jeane, Argyle pi 
Foulds Mrs Eliz M., 45 Ardbeg rd 
Foulds Mrs Margt., 97 Montague st 
Foulis Robert, mason. 1 Hillhouse rd 
Fowlis Miss Agnes S, Eastlands rd 
Fox, J. auctioneer, 5 Argyle st 
Fox Peter, 7 W. Princes st 
Foy Mrs, 27 Columshillst 
Frankie, Mis W M., 26 Argyle st 
Fraser Isab-lla, 17 Mountstuart rd 
Frasei capt James, 17 dichton rd 
Fraser J, 63 Montague st 
Fraser, Jms, police srgt, 11 F Princes st 
Fraser Wm., blacksmith, 4 Mackinlay st 
Fr^ckleton, Mrs Chas W Princes st 
Freckletou Chas, 27 Bridge st 
FrecWeton J, 76 Montague st 
Freckleton Eliz. Wyndham park 
Freebairn, C J, Plantation villa, Argyle 

ter 
Freebairn T, Bellmont, Argyle ter 
Freeland Mrs Wm, 40 Osborne p 
Friel Hugh, labourer, 161 High st 
Friel Mrs, 10 Mill st 
Fulton Mrs Eliz., 40 Crichton rd 
Fulton John, painter, 8 Gallowgate 
Fulton Mrs Robert, 5 Argyle st 
Fullerton Mrs Wm., Invergyle, M'Kin- 

lay st 
Fyfe Geo, 2 Hillhouse rd 
Fyfe Miss Ann, Wilkie homes 
Fyfe A Nelson, 1 Mountstuart rd 
Fyfe Mrs, Cambridge house, Craigmore 



G 

Galbraith Miss. 16 Hillhouse rd 
Galbraith, Arch. 103 Montague st 
Galbraith Mrs Catb., 77 Montague st 
Gallacher John, 6a Castle st 
Galbraith Msss Craigmore cot 
Galloway A, 17 E Princes st 
Galliway Edw., solicitor, Montfoid 
Galloway Wm, Bogany rd 
Galloway Mrs, Montford avenue 
Gardiner John, barber, Fergusson pi 
Gardiner, Peter, 29 Columshil st 
Gardner John L, 9Barone rd 
Garry Buchan, Auchnacloich rd 
Garthland T E, spirit merchant, 18 

Castlehill st ; ho, 47 High st 
GaultMary, 10 The Terrace, Ardbeg 
Geddes G., 11 The Terrace 
Geddes Geo., tailor, Baronerd 
Geddes, John G., florist, Crossbill villas 
Geikie Mrs Janet 17 Russell st 
Gemmill Thms, 19 Stuart st 
Gerrard, David. 5 The Terrace 
Oerrat John, 8 Tower st 
Getty Miss Helen, Gowanfield pi 
Ghilhardie Paul, 105 High st 
Gibb D M, Ardmory cot, Ardbeg 
Gibbon Mrs, 34 Mountpleasant rd 
Gibb John E., engineer, 33 E Princes st 
Gibb W, p c, 3 Bishop tei br 
Gibb^, Mrs Margt. , 14j Marine p 
Gibhs MS, Crosshill villas 
Gilchrist Mrs Ann, 110 High st 
Gilchrist David, purser, Havelock ter 
Gilchrist Jms. Y., sculptor, 25 C'olums- 

hill st 
Gilchrist John ,18 Colum^hill st 
Gilchrist Robert, 2 Wyndam pk 
Gillan '-'obt.. moulder, Wyndham rd 
Gillan Thomas, 70 Ardbeg rd 
Gillan Mrs, Gowanbrae, Columshill st 
Gillespie, Campbell, 51 Ardbeg rd 
Gillespie J, 29 Argyle st 
Gillespie James, cinema manager, West- 

b.nunp, Crich*on rd 
Gillespie Wm., 32 Battel y pi 
Gillies Dua:., joiner, Brandane ter 
Gillies Mrs KHz. S. and Miss Mrt E, 73 

Ardbeg rd 
Gillips Mrs Jms., 24 Ladeside st 
Gillies John 28 Montague st 
Gillies Tohn, cemetery superintendent, 
Townhead 



BUTE COUNT V DIRECTORY ADVERTISEMENTS— ROTHESAY. 

Robert Brown & Co., 

Ironmongers, 

43 Mcntague Stret 

Daniel Lamont, 

Grocer and. Provision Merchant, 

92 High Street 

Alexander M'Nab & Son, 

Joiners, Glaziers and Funeral Undertakers, 

House— Holy rood, Barone Road. 24 Watergate 

James Canning & Son, 

Coach., House and Motor Painters, 

House Address— 30 Bishop Street. John Street 

Alexander Ferguson, 

Painter and Paperlianger, 

House Address— 23 Mountpleasanfc Road 7 Bridgend Street 

Estimates Given. Orders Promptly Attended to. 

Charles Wilkie, M.P.S., Telephone, ies 

Chemist and Druggist, 

20 Argyle Street 

Infants* Food always fresn. Patent Medicines. Perfumes, Toilet Requisites, etc. 

N. II. I. and Private Perscriptions Dispensed with Best Quality Drugs. 

All Kodak Supplies. 

John Morrison, 

Upholsterer, and Complete House Furnixlipr, 

14 Tower Street 

Large Stock of Furniture and Linoleum, etc., on hand. All Linoleum purchased here 
laid free of charge. Estimates free. Prices moderate 

Gas and Electricity phoneNo.73. 

We can offer you equally Efficient Service in both "Departments. 

J". "W. 1VL a, o in. a, ~lo db Sens, 

24 Watergate, Rothesay." 

Alf.o at 13 West Princes Street for Ironmongery, 

1 Albert Place for China and Fancy Goods. 



HOUSEHOLDERS— Kothesay. 



Gillies John, ironmonger, 45 Montague 
st ; lio, Holyrood, Barone rd 

Gillies Neil, Armadale. Barone rd 

Gillies Neil, spirit merchant, Guildford 
sq and Montague st 

Gillies Wm, builder, II Staffa pi 

Gillies Mrs Peter, 44 Ladeside 

Gillies Miss, 4 W Castle st 

Gilmour, Miss C, 5 Victoria st 

Gilroy Wm, 19 Store lane 

Glen J, 3 Union st 

Glen Mrs Peter, Glebe lands 

Gold Mrs Jessie, 4 Maiine pi 
Good Misses, High Craigmore 
Goodfellow J, 75 High st 
Goodwin John, 2 Hillhoose rd 
Goodwin Mrs Mary, 12 Ardbeg rd 
Gordon, Miss B, Wellparkrd 
Gordon John, 10 the Terrace, Ardbeg 
Gordon T, dentist, 26 Argyle st 
Gorman , 17 Battery pi 

Gotten Wm, 74 Ardbeg rd 

Graham Harry, police sergt., 33 Hig s 
Graham Jms., engineer, 80 High st ^ 
Gi aham Peter, 4 W. Castle st 
Graham Miss Rachel, 22 Argvle st ' 
Granger Miss Janet, 10^ Ardbeg rd 
Grant A, Cro Beg Ardbeg rd 
Grunt Charles, Argyle mansions 
Grant James jewelJer, 70 Ardbeg rd 
Grant John, warehouseman, 71JArdbeg 
Grant Rbt M, joiner, 16 Mountpleasanc 
Grant, William, writer, the Hermitage 
Gray Mrs Fliz, Bishop ten ace brae 
Gray ohn, 19 Marine pi 
Gray Mrs, Oakshaw, Argyle pi 
Gray Mrs, Ardmory rd 
Green, Mrs F, 4 Royal ter 
Green Mrs L, 4 Hill house rd 
Gregory A. organist, Whinny br 
Grierson ftbt , tailor, 1 Bridge-end st 
Grieve Miss Rosa, 5 Bishop st 
Gribben Miss Ame.. 16.^ Mountstuart rd 
Giindley Miss, Aigyle Hotel, Watergate 
Grindley Wm., Columshill st 
Grove Jms., cashier, 5P Mountstuart rd 

Guy Miss, 20 Ardbeg rd 



H 

Hadley J P, 89 Montague st 

Hagart Rich. B, measurer, 61 Ardbeg rd 

Haggart, Mrs Jessie, 61 Ardbeg id 

Haig John, blacksmith, 8 Hilihou*e rd 

Haig Miss Mary, Seabank bu ldings 

Haig Thos 9 Mansefield pi 

Haig Thos., 76 Montasue st 

Haig Wm, baker, 7 Mansefield pi 

Hall Mrs Dr Andrew J, Westlad rd 

Hall Wm. 3 King st 

Halliday Geo , coal and wood merchant, 
Ardlerag, Academy rd, 

Halliday John, wood merchant, Aid- 

davoch. Academy rd 
Halliday Mlcm., contractor. Oak villa 
Minister's brae 

Hamilton Andw grocer, 2 Bridgend 
st : ho. Meadow view, Barone rd 

Hamilton Dvd, 2 Burnside ave 

Hamilton John, moulder, 37 Staffa pi 

Hamilton Peter, 22 Argyle st 

Hamilton Wm., inspector, 1 the Terrace 

Hamilton Mrs, 1 5 Bridge st 

Hance , 5 Bishop ter br 
Haidie Jms., engineer, Clifton, High 
Craigm<>re 

Harding, Thos., 31 Staffa pi 

Harper John, 5j A gyle pi 

Harper Hankin, labourer, 3 King st 

Harris Kobt. 3 King st 

Harrower 'I hos. the Terrace, Ardbeg 

Hart Miss Eliz. 26 Bridge st 

Hart G, 50Crichtnn rd 

Hart Mrs Jms., Wyndhf-m rd 

Hart Mrs Mgt, Argyle ter 

Harvey C F M'L, Barone hou'e 

Harvev Mrs Marv, grocer, 27 Mill st 

Harvey Sam, 112 High st 

Harvey Mrs Tl.os, H., farmer, Windy- 
hall 

Harvey Wm , barman, 8 Hillhouse rd 

Hay Miss Margt , 15 Bishop ?t 

Helton James, spirit merchant, 12 Fast 
Princes st ; bo. 17 Battery house 

Beaton Jms, Csichton Td 

Heaton John, saddler,77 Montaguo st 
Heator. Wm. M., printer, 9 Victon'a st 
Heaton W M, jun., resturateur, 22 Fast 

Princes st 
Hector Geo , jeweller. 57 Ardbeg rd 
Henderson Mrs Helen, 15 Mountstuart 
Henderson Mrs James, Bishop st 




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HOUSEHOLDERS— Rothesay. 



Henderson J as. 4 King st 

Henderson lis Mary, Bute mansions, E 

Privces st 
Hen> J ei-son Miss, High Craigmoro 
Henderson Miss, 4 Dean Hood pi 
Henderson , retired postmaster Lily- 
oak ter 
Henderson Mrs, 12 Mountstuart rd 
Hendry Miss Margt., Eden pi 
Henry Archd., Palace buildings 
Henry Mrs Cath., 72 Montague st 
Henry Wm., labourer, 28 Mill st 
Henry, Miss Winifred, 3 Russell st 
Hepburn, Mrs, J Scrimgeour. Eagles- 
ham, Mountpleasant rd 
Herd Wm H., 1 King st 
Hicks Geo., chemist and druggist. 2 High 
st and 1 Victoria st ; ho, Krithia, 
Crichton rd 
Higgle Ge'Tge, printer, publisher, short- 
hand writer & teacher, and insurance 
agent, 22 Bridge st 
Higgins Mrs, Kenmore, Pointhouse 
Hh.'gie Misses Helen M, 20 Bridge st 
Hill Miss Cach., 6a Glenrosa pi 
Hill. Mrs Eleanor, Wyndham r d 
Hill Miss Flora. 64 Mountstuart rd 
Hill Geo., draper, 80 High st 



Howard Mrs, 29 Columshill st 
Howie Dr T Wilson, 11 Battery ]>1 
Howie Miss Jnt., 2 Columshill pi 
Howitt Jms., Ardmory rd 
Howitt Mrs Mary, Demerara. Ardbeg ri 
Hughes, H S, 25 Ardbeg id 
Hughes Jms., 98 Montague st 
Hughes Stephen, Argyll mansions 
Hume Jms., engineer-, Ardmory rd 
Hunter Archd, Bruan, Bishop ter 
Hunter Miss A., 2 Orcadia 
Hunter Mrs Annie Y., 43 Mountstuart rd 
Hunter, Mrs Cath, 22 Columshill st 
Hunter Christina, 6 Hilihouse rd 
Hunter Miss Eliz., Adelaide pi 
Hunter Jms., blacksmith, 24 Argyle st 
Hunter John R. , mason, 11 Castle st 
Hunter John, jun, b'ksmith, 27 Colums- 
hill st 
Hunter Miss Mart , 12a Argyle pi 
Hunter Miss Mart., 1 The Terrace 
Hunter P.W. 34s Columshill st 
Hunter Robt A, tailor, Palace buildings 
Hunter Mrs Wm., Marionslea, Minis- 
ter's br 
Hunter Wm, Bellfield, Barone rd 
Hunter Mrs, 10J Ardbeg rd 
Hutchison Miss, 20 Argyle it 



Hill G G, MPS chemist and druggist, Hyndman Mrs And., 4 Minister's br 

loCBstlest Hyndman Dan, slater, Bellrue rd 

Hyndman Jms , slater, Colbeck pi ; ho, 



Hili Mis3 J, M'Nab's br 

Hill Miss, 65 Ardbeg rd 

Hilton M , seaman, 20 Bridgeend st 

Hislop Mrs Robt., 7 Union st 

Hislop Chas, bookbinder, 31 Meadow pi 

Hodge Miss Margt. C, The Terrace 

Hogan, John, 1 J-inssell st 

Hogan Stephen, 8 Columshill st 

Hogg, Mrs M K, milliner, 15 Argyle st 

ho, 1 Mackinlay st 
Hogarth John, coal merchant, Venitza, 

Argyle pi 
Hogarth , 7 Tower st 
Holmes John, joiner, 83 Montague 

ho, 3 Brandane ter, Barone rd 
Horn Samuel, 28 Bishop st 
Hosie Mrs Margt, 17 Bishop st 
Hood John. Sophia cot., Ardbeg 
Hood Robt. H., tailor, Gowanfield pi 
Hope, Mrs, 14 Gallowgate 
Houston, Mrs Isa. 20 Bishop st 
Houston John, shoemaker, 12 Mill st ; 

ho, 13 Bishop 
Houston MisMrgt. M., 27 Mountstuart rd 
Houston Miss, Wilkie houses , Meadow- 
cap 
Houston Robt., harbourmaster, Acad- 
emy rd 

93 



3a Victoria st 
Hyndman Peter, PC, 2 King st 
Hyndman Robt, 10 the Terrace 

st; ho, 24a Columshill st 
Hyndman Mrs Isa, Argyle mansions, 
Wm Hyndman Wm Glebe lands 



Inglis Wm, 2 Mansefield pi 
Irvine, Daniel, 7 West Princes st 
Irvine Joseph, 87 High st 
Irvine Miss nurse, Eastlands 
Iversen Fred , 22 Watergate 
Izett Miss, Barone rcl 



HOUSEHOLDRES— Rothesay. 



Jack, capt. Wm„ Fauldmore 
Jack , Argvle ter 
Jackson, Charles viUa, Skeoch wood 
Jackson Mrs Flora, Tho nhill, Argyle st 
JacksoD, Mrs, Janefield, Wyndham rd 
Jackson,Wm H, banker, 43 Ardbeg rd 
Jamiescn, Roht., 20 Bishop st 
Jamieson Arch, 70 Ardbeg rd 
Jamieson Mrs Jeannie. 24 Bishop st 
Jamieson ^m, 48 Ladeside st 
Jamieson J., Mansefieldpl 
Japp David, 7 West Princes s 
Jaivey, Mrs Geo., Post Office buildings, 

Store In 
Jeffrey, Alex, fisherman, Gowanbrae 
Jeffrey, Mrs Robert, 24 Bridgend st 
Jeffrey Mrs, Staffa pi 
Jenkins, Wm., Glenburn cot 
Johnston, Chs, 38 Staffa pi 
Johnston Mrs l)an.,restaurateur,82 Mon- 
tague st : ho, 84 do 
Johnston, Mrs Georgina, 38 Bridge st 
Johnson H, joiner, 37 Mill st 
Johnston, J, 109 Montague st 
Johnston, Jams, tailor, 26 Montague st; 

ho. Believe rd 
Johnston Jms, 9 Chapelhill rd 
Johnston J F, Madras House, 17 Craig- 

ruore rd 
Johnston Wm., Delhi House, 19 Craig- 

more rd 
Johnston Wm, 24 Mill st 
Johnstone, Miss Agnes, 29 Barone rd 
Johnstone Jms, 10 the Terrace 
Johnstone, D. tinsmith, 37 Staffa ijI 
Jones, Mrs Mrgt, 18 Battery pi 
Jones John, butcher, 79 High st ; ho, 

Albany rd. Craigmore 
Jones Misses, Palmyra, Ardbeg rd 
Jones Mrs, Hawthorn pk 



K 

Kane Mrs Harriet, Adelxide pi 

Kay Misses, 52 Moimtstuait rd 

Kean , 17 Batterv pi 

Keay, H R, County Registratio officer, 

Castle si 
Keith, Mrs Jms, Store In 
Keith, John, storeman, 4 Mill st 
Keith R, fishesman, 8 Mill st 
Kell John, baker. 30 Ladeside 
Kell Joseph, 20 Bishop st 
Kell Wm, 74 High st 
Kelly, Dan., carpenter, 36 Staffa pi 
Kelly Thos., coachman, 5 Victoria st - 
Kemp Mrs D, 18 Russell st 
Kemp Wm, 1 Oroadia 
Kendall Miss, Abbotsford. Barone rd 
Kennedy A, 36 Columshill st 
Kennedy, A., 87 High st 
Kennedy Ach., ret. shipmr., 22 C dinsls 
Kennedy And, 7 W Princes st 
Kennedy Ang, cabman, 22 Columshill s 
Kennedy David, Gowanfield pi 
Kennedy, Mrs, 98 Montague st 
Kennedy, Jms., shipmaster, 13 Marine pi 
Kennedy, Mrs My., 13 Marine pi 
Kennedy, Mrs, 16 Castlehill et 
Ker, Miss Agnes, 12 Marine pi 
Kernahan H, 1 the Terrace, Ardbeg 
Kerr, Bernard, 16 High st 
Kerr B, 17 Bishop .-t 
Kerr, Mrs C, 1 and 2 Wimbleton 
Kerr Daniel. Ivy cot. Bridge st 
Kerr, Miss Grace, Springbank 
Kerr Hu., coachman, 13 E Princes st 
Kerr Hu., grocer, Abbotsford, Barone 
Kerr, Mrs Hugh S. 1 Mountpleasant rd 
Kerr Jms M. , Hillhouse rd 
Kerr Miss, 11a (iallowgate 
Kerr Miss, 4 Hillhouse rd 
Kershaw Miss, Ardmory rd 
Killoch, Mrs Wm., Fointhouse crescent 
Kilpatrick John, 11 The Terrace 
Kinchin, John T., heritor, 15 Craigmore 
King Chas, 12 the Terrace 
King Geo G, Bridge st 
Kirk, Wm., 71i Ardbeg rd 
Kirkhope J a, sculptor, Bute iransions, 

E Princes st 



HOUSEHOLDERS-Rothesay. 



Kikhope, Mrs Wm. Townhead 
Kirldhnpe Wm, 2 Eden pi 
Kirkland Ach., solicitor, 60 Crichton rd 
Kirkland , Red House, Craigmore 

Kivk Rev Bobert, Bridgend U F manse, 

Bishop ter 
Kirkwood, Dvd., cartwiight, 111 High 

ho, 5 Union st 
Kirkwood, Miss Jess : e, 8 Montague st 
Kirkwood, Thms., 21 Mountpleasant rd 
Kiirkwood , 13 Argyle pi 
Knox, John, boatman, 32 Mill st 
Knox, James, painter, 77 Montague st 
Knox, Mrs, Fealte, Crichton rd 
Kyle, J., Marine pi 



Laidlaw, Mrs, dairykeeper, 11 Bishop st 
Laird, Mrs Eliz., High Craigmore 
Laird Mrs Isa, 86 Ardbeg rd 
Lamb A , 38 Victoria st 
Lamb Al-x. 3 Russell st 
] amont, Miss Chris., 37 E Princes st 
Lamont, Daniel, gas inspector, 48 Ard- 
beg rd 
Lamont Dan., jun., grocer, 2 Bellvue, 

Baron e rd 
Lamont Dan. , School cot, H ig st 
Lamont, Mrs Isabella, 6 Mansefield pi 
Lamont, J., Windsor pi 
Lamont, John, baker, 23j Gallowgate ; 

ho; 23 (iallowgate 
Lamont Norman, 58 E Princes st 
Lang , Dunara, Ascog 

Laughton, Mrs C, 7 Wyndham rd 
Lauder Alex. H., ThorahiH, Argyle pld 
Lauder, Miss Cath, 11 Auchnacloich rs 
Lauder Dn F, mechanic, 19 Montague 
Lauder, Hugh, jeweller, 8 Albert pi; ho, 

I Crichton rd 
Lauder Misses, Ballochgoy 
Lauder,, Mr" Maria, 3 Stuart ?,'j 
Iauder, Kobt., draper, 7 Albert p 1 
Lauder, Miss, lBollevue rd 
Law Alex. 55 Barone rd 
Lawrie, John, 2 Mansefield pi 
I jawrie, John M, Carlowrie, 3 Battery p 
Lawrie, Mrs T, ironmonger, 3JL Water 

gate ; ho, Kir buildings 
Lawson Davd, restaurateur, Victoria st 



Lawson, Mrs Dvd, Ivy Bank, Bridge zi 

Lawson, Jms. Burnet : M. !>., Crichton rd 

Lawson Jms, 14 Battery pi 

Lavson. Wm J, 59 Moantstuari rd 

Leadbeater Mrs Cath. 36 Bridge st 

Leckie, Mrs Jms, 9 Bishop st 

Leckie, Wm. M., slater, 31 Bridge st 

Lees R, >bt , t ib icoo list, 51High st 

Leggat, Mrs, 17 Battery pi 

Lee John, postmaster, \ovilleMuntford 

Leigh John, E N, Deanbood pi 

Leighton, Wm., clerk, 52 Ardbeg id 

Leitch, Alex, 22 Russell st 

Leitch Dune, cprpenter, Wyndham rd 

Leitch, Geo, 17a Bishop st 

Leitch, Mrs Hy, restaurateur, * Argyle at 

ho, Academy rd 
Leitcb, Jms., carter, Lermiehall 
Leitch John, 21 Russell st 
Leitch Prof , the Gables, Crichton rd 
Lennox, Mrs A. F., 22 Uallowgate 
l.iddle. Ann, 4 Castle ?t 
Lightbody J, baker, 3 Bishop ter 
Lindsay, Mrs Agnes, 4 W Castl st 
Lindsay Mrs, 11 Mountpleasant rd 
Linsely John, organist 13 Barone rd 
Lister Andrew, Auchnacloich rd 
Lister Mrs John, Auchnacb'ich rd 
Little, Mrs Robt, 27 Argyle st 
Livie Mrs Jms, Ardbeg 
Livingstone, Miss Jane, Arthurlie 

Mountpleasant rd 
Livingstone, Ptr, p. constable, Colbeck p 
Livingstone Rich., saddler. 14 Ca.stlehill 

st; ho, Anrtherlie 
Livingstone Robt, 34 Mill st 
Logie , 46 Wyndham rd 

Lochhead Robert. Craigmore rd 
Lockhart, Mrs Margt.,2 King st 
Lockhart, John, 87 Ardbeg rd 
Lockhart, Mrs W., Columsbill st 
Lncknart Mrs, Arddarroch, Academy rd 
Logan MrsHu., 18 Ardbeg rd 
Longmuir J, 5 Argyle 
Lornie Mrs, 5 Mountpleasant rd 
Love, Mrs Jms. Gowanlea, Columshill st 
Lowe Miss Jane, 41 Argyle ter 
Lowrie Wm, 3 Mill st 
Lowther Thos J., 1,7a Battery house 
Lugtnn, Wm., seaman, 2 Mnister's br 
Lumsden Thos, chaffeur, Wyndham rd 
Lusk Misses Cath and Mary A, Wilkie 

houses, Meadowcap 
Lyle, Miss Bessie, Auchnacloich rd 
Lyle, Mrs J, Lome Hotel, Guildford sq 
Lyle, Misses, George Temperance Hotel, 
Argyle at 



HO USEHOLDERS— Rothesay. 



Lyle, b'obt., build.-/', Townhead 

Lyle Miss JSellie, 16 i,'astle st 

Lyle, Mi^s, Townhead. 

Lyle, Wm„ chemist and druggist, 13 E. 

Princes st ; ho, Springbank 
Lyon, m ss Eliz, 48 Mountstuart rd 
Lynns, Miss Louisa, 5^ Gallowgate 



M 

Mair, Mrs M, 67 Barone d 

Mair, Wm, 94 High st 

Maitland Andw., tailor, — Victoria ft 

Maitland Mrs (Jath., 12 Crossbill villas 

Gebelands 
Maitland Mrs Dan., 129 High st 
Maitland Miss Eliz, — Victoria st 
Maitland Geo., gastilter, 1 Ladeside 
Maitland, Jms, 119 High st 
Maitland John, porter, 11 Mill st 
Maitland Joseph, grocer, 62 Montague 

st; ho, Crossbill villas 
Maitland Win, 16 King st 
Malcolm libt., cabman. 22 Watergate 
Maitland, Mrs Arch., 24 Mill st 
Maltman Mis Tbos , 60 High st 
Maltman Ths. M, steward, 30 bishop st 
Mann, Wm, Balinory road, Ascog 
Manners , Hillside. High Craigmore 
Marsh Chs , painter, 20 Russell st 
Marshall Prof. Dvd. H , 21 Ardbeg rd 
Marshall Joh'i N., M.D., 7 Battery pi 
Marshal Rbt,. 42 Bishop st 
Martin Mrs Alex, 12 Argyle st 
Martin, Mrs Elizabeth. 22 Bridge st 
Mai tin Miss Jessie, 67 Mountstuart rd 
Martin John, motor-hirer, Academy rd 
Mai tin J, 10 Columshill pi 
Martin, Jms., Palace buildings 
Martin Thos, plasterer, 86 Ardbeg rd 
Martin , joiner. Havelock ter 
Martin, 2 Montford ter 
Mason Miss, Braemar 
Mason Dvd., retired, 30 Mountpieasant r 
Mathers Walter, baby faiv, 3 Gallowgate 

ho, 2Bridge st 
Mathers, J, Mansefielti pi 
Mathieso.u John, 11 Bridgond st 
Matthew Edward, MA, Wyndham 
Maxvcll AlexM'L. Bishop ter br 
Maxwell Samuel. 17 Gallowgate 
Maxwell Miss Alderside. 2 Craigaioie 



Maxwell Lady Ardmor^ id 
May Mrs, 26 Castle st 
Meikle Arch Invergyle 4 Mackinlay st 
Meikle Miss Helen 17 Bridge st 
Meldrum Wm., chemist and druggist. 43 
Victoria at; ho, Thistlebank, Aryyle tr 
Melvin Mrs, 12 the Terrace 
Menzies Mrs Eliz., Wyndham pk 
Middleton W, 133 High st 
Middleton mis, 17 Bishop st 
Millar M-s Andw. M. grocer, 1 Argrle st 

ho, Argyll mansions 
Millar Mrs Eliz., 12 The Terrace 
Millar Wm. 83 Montague st 
Millar Wm C, farmer, LittleBarone 
Millar Mrs. Glenhe*d, Balloehgoy 
Miller And, 4 Mans-fleld pi 
Miller Mrs Ann, 25 Staff a pi 
Miller Mrs Cth., 21 Columshill st 
Miller, Oapt. George, 12 Mountstuart rd 
Miller, Hannah, 4 Battery pi 
Miller Mrs Isa., 36 E Princes st 
Miller Jms., slater, Craigagoil 
Miller Jms., slater, of J Miller & Sons, 

Columshill st; ho, Argvle ter 
Miller, Jms H., 17 Battery pi 
Miller John. 22 Watergate 
Miller Mrs Mary, 3 The Terrace 
Miller Miss Margt., 13 Mountstuait rd 
Miller Neil, 9 Mansfield pi 
Miller Peter, slater, Ambrisbeg 
Miller l.obt & Co, drapers, 48 Montague 

st ; ho, Alma ter 
Miller Wm, chimy. sweeper, 13 Stuart 
Miller Miss, 33 Ardbeg rd 
Miller Miss, Burone villa 
Miller Miss, 8 Elysium 
MiLhouse Mrs L. Hilhouse 
Milligan Miss i-liz., 34 Argyle st 
Milligan Mrs, Eastland s 
Mills, JohnS., 27 High st 
Milne, John, 84 Montague st 
Milne Js, Havelock ter 
Milne Misses, 44 Crichtonrd 
Mincher Joseph, ironworker, 1C Terrace 
Mitchell Mrs Andw., 20 Crichton rd 
Mitchell Miss Cecilia W, 31 Crichton rd 
Mitchell Geo, chemist, Towerhill 
Mitchell Wm.. 2 Dean Hood pi 
Mitchell, Miss, Edgermont, 9 Brighton tr 
Moffat Mi s Helen 19 Store In 
Moffat Mrs Helen, Ardmorv rd 
Moffat Michael, 103 High st 
Moir Mrs E B, Glenfaulds, 



HOUSEHOLDERS— Rothesay. 



Monaghan Thos., postman, 26 Ardbeg r 
Money Miss 10 Mansefield pi 
Montgomerie, And, 11 Mountpleasnt rd 
Montgomerie Archd, Amisneld, Barone 

rd 
Montgomerie Miss Ellen, 17 Gallowgate 
Montgomerie, Frank, Barone rd 
Moodie Miss Cath., Mountstuart rd 
Moodie. R R, 171 High st 
Moodie Rbt, veteiinaiy surgeon, Water- 
gate; ho, 171 Highst 
Moodie Wm, 19 Mountstutart rd 
Moore J, 16 Hillhouse rd 
Moore Mrs W , Broomhill. Mont ford 
Morgan Mis hvd.,19 Ardbegrd 
Morison Mrs Christina, 32 Marine pi 
Morris, Mrs Helen, 16 Hillhouse rd 
Morris James, baker, 35 Barone rd 
Morris John, Ian villa, Academy ter 
Morris, Mrs Mary, 7 1 Victoria st 
Morris , 27 Marine pi 

Morris Miss, Brandane ter 
Morrison Alex , 17 E Princes ft 
Morrison Alex., Battery pi 
Morrison Archd., hairdresser, 92 Mon- 
tague st ; ho, 3 King st 
Morrison Ach., plumber, Stewart villa 

Barone rd 
Morrison Bros., plumbers, Watergate 
Morrison Donald, 3 King at 
Morrison Miss Isa, 14 Barone rd 
Morrison Jms, plumber, 33 E Prinecs st 
Morrison Miss, 5 Argyle st 
Monison Mrs J, Hazlecliff, bSa Ardbeg r 
Morrison John, upholsteJeiv 14 Tower st 
Morrison John, 6 Watergate 
Morrison Mrs M C, Ellonsdale, Upper 

Craigraore 
Morrison Robt., joiner. Chapeihill 
Morrison Tho&., joiner, &c, 18 Mill st 

ho, Mountpleasant rd 
Morrison Wm., 98 Montague st 
Morton John H., draper , 2i* Barone id 
Motley Mrs, 5 Mourtetuart rd 
Muir, Annie, 9 Bishop st 
Muir Mrs Chris., Ahbotsford, Barone rd 
Muir Chs , baker, 17 High st, t7 Argyle 

st ; ho, Ardnamara, Academy rd 
Muir C Sheriff, baker, the Nook, Auch- 

nacloich rd 
Muir Colin, 9 Mansefield pi 
Muir Colin K, postman, 11 Mansefield p 
Muir David, 8 Gallowgate 
Muir 1 », 3 Gallowgate 
Muir Hu., bus driver, Staff a pi 



Muir, Jms 72 Battery pi 

Muir Miss Janet, 5 Argyle pi 

Muir, J 7 Mansefied pi 

Muir, Mrs Mary, 17 Gallowgate 

Muir, Mis Matilda, Thornhill, Argyle pi 

Muir R, 10 Mansefield pi 

Muir Mrs, 8 East Princes st 

Muirhead Thos., Silverknowe, 57 Crich- 
ton rd 

Munro Arch, Cruden cot, Bishop ter 

Muir Wm. C, draper, 19 Montague st 
ho, Abbotsford, Bat one rd 

Murdoch Ang., shomakr, 24 Watergate ; 
ho, 9 Castle st 

Murdoch John, plumber, 7 Mansefield 
pi 

Murdoch R, 85 Barone rd 
Mure Robt. M, 7 Wyndham rd 

Murray Miss Ann, 60 High st 

Murray And. joiner, 17j Marine pi 

Murray, Mrs Cecilia, 13 Argyle pi 

■Murray Mis Cath, 87 High st 

Murray Mrs Eliz , 11 Mansefield pi 

Murray John, heutor, Eastlands rd 

Murray Mrs Maiy, 17 Marine p 

Murray Thos., joiner, Bellevue rd 

Murray Wm, 9 Bishop st 

Murray Wm., joiner. 36 Columshili st 

Murray Mrs, Mountpleasant 

Mutch, Jh W, postman, 66 Montague st 

Mylne Miss Mrgt. M., 73 Ardbeg rd 



Mae 

McAleese J. F Auchnacloich rd 
McAleese Misses, 5 Bridge st 
McAlpine Duncan, 2 Chapeihill rd 
McAlpine Mrs, 103 High st 
McAlpine , 25 Columshili st 
McArravyJas, Healtheries, Canada hill 
McAra Miss Chris. 25 Crichton rd 
McAra, , Dunara, 5 Brigton ter 
McArthur miss Chis., Firwood 
Mc Arthur Mrs Dan., 1 Columshili pi 
McArthur Robert, 18 Ladeside 
McArthur Ed., postman, 94 High st 
McArthur Jas, Ardbeg id 
McArthur Jms, 2 Ladeside 
McArthur Miss Maij% 2 Craigmore rd 
McArthur Peter A, , Alma ter 
McArthur Robt; 4 Mountpleasant rd 
McArthur Robt, Auchnacloich rd 



HOUSEHOLDERS— Rothessy. 



MeCreath Mrs, 6 Hiilhouserd 
McCrindle Robt, 29 Ardbeg rd' 
McCriotal John, Minister's Brae 
Macron- Jms., draper, Townhead 
Macrone Miss Jeannie, Barone rd 
McCrone John, tailor, Bishop ter br 
McCrone Miss, teacher, 47 High st 
McCruden, Peter, 8 Mansefield pi 
McCullnch 4'> Ardheg id 

McCulloch Jms, flesher, Bellevn 

tpry pi 
McCulloch John, 21 Battery pi 



Bat- 



McArthur Wm. , slater 10 Columshill st 
McAulay Mis Mary, 1 Columshill pi 
McAnlay Mrs Mary, lib' Mountatuart rd 
McAnslan VVm. A., inland revenue ofcr., 
Skeoch villa, Argyle ter 

McBirnie Ths. , Woodview, Glebelands 
McBride AS, J p, Carmondthu, East 

lands 
McBiide Mrs Mary Jane, Hi. Craigmore 
McBride Rbt., blacksmith, John st ; no, 

Summerlee, Hi. Craigmore 

McCallum Adm, 2 Bishop ter 

McCallum Adm, Eiderslie, Serpentine rd 

McCalluin Ms Ami, 2j Battery r 

McCallum Mrs Ann.Holyrood, Baone rd 

McCallum Miss Cath., 58Crickton rd 

JlcCalhim, Mrs Colin. 4 Mountplesant rd McDonald John^ sTokerrHigh'st 

McCa liuii Misses, 8 Battery pi McDonald John, teacher, 4 Battery pi 

McCallum Donald of John McCallum & McDonald John, writer, Ascog 

k° n i ]»»ners, 50 High st; ho, Barone rd McDonald Miss Margt, High Craigmore 
McCallum Duncan, Ardbeg McDonald, Murd, 38 Bishop st 

McCallum John, banker. Savings bank, McDonald. Peter, 41 Victoria st 

7 Oust e st ; ho, 1 Bishop ter 
McCallum Mrs Mary. 74 Ardbeg 
McCallum Mrs Neil, grocer. 96 Montague 



McDade Mrs Agnes, 20 Marine pi 
McDernmtt Sam., 103 High st 
McDonald Hu , 52 High st 
McDonald J., 8 Mil] st 
McDonald Jms, 3 Russell st 
McDonald Jas, confectioner, 20 Bishop 
McDonald John, gardener Ardencraig 



st 

McCallum Neil, 16 Hil'house rd 
McCallum Thos., blacksmith, 9 Mill st 
McCallum Wm., 3 King st 
McCallum Mrs 4 Columshill pi 
McCarthy Miss Alice, ladies' furnisher, 
21 Montague st; ho, Elmbank, Hill- 
house rd 
McClure A ex. Gowanfield.pl 
McClure Miss Jessie., IS Batterv pi 
McColl John, 26 Columshill st" 
McColl, Malcolm, river steamer captain, 

Barone rd 
McColl Peter, jun., Meadow pi 
AlcComish . 7 W Princes st 
McConnechy Miss Mrt.nurse, 21 Roslin p 
Com. ell John. 9 Chapelhill rd 
McC rd Mrs John, Craigielea, Ardbeg 
McCord Robt., mason, 45 Montague st 
McCormick , 41 Watergate 
McCi a Miss, Craigmore 
McCree Miss, Montford cot 
McCready, Mrs , 83 Montague st 



McDonald Mrs, 31 Columshill st 
McDonald Miss, J 7a Battery pi 
McDonald , E Princes st 
McDonald Mrs, 18 Gallowgate 
McDougall Alex, Westwood, Argyle tr 
M'Dougall Mrs Ann, 2 Chapelhill rd 
McDougall Dan., carrier. 22 Watergate 
McDougall Da., shipmaster, 21 Argyle 

P 1 . 

McDougall Miss Janet, Park pi 

McDougall John, teacher, Montford 
McDougall Miss J Kainy, 24 Argyle st 
McDougall, J, 71 Victoria st 
McDougall Misses, Montford house 
McDougall VI av, Palace buildings 
McDougall Robt, Wyndham ParK 

McDougall Ts ex -po-overseer, Ciosshil 
villas, Glebelands 

McDougall Miss, Fearnoch, High Craig- 
more 

McDougall Mrs, 35 Wyndham rd 

McDowell, Miss Janet, 87 Ardbeg rd 

McDowell Mrs, Gallowgate 

Mc Duff Jas, 9 Bishop st 

McElhaw , Park place, Bridge st 
McEwan Miss Cath., Ardbeg 



HOUSEHOLDERS - Rothesay. 



McBwan Colin, 5 the Terrace 
McEwan Hun., Ardmorag, Crichton id 
McEwan John, plumber 16 Bridge st 

McFadyen John, girdener, JO Terrace 
McFadyen M, 15a Marine pi 
McFarlane Mrs Annie, 26 Argyle st 
McFarlane Mrs Arch, 4 Colbeck pi 
McFarlane ni*s Cth., Ardmory rd 
McFarlane Miss H! A D, 31 Battery pi 
McFarlane G. , boat-hirer Academy rd 
McFarlane M'ss Mary, 10£ Ardbeg rd 
McFarlane Robt., inspector of postmen, 

8 Argyle st 
McFarlane Stwt., blacksmith, 99 Ardbeg 
McFarlane nr Wm. , Fastlands rd 
McFarlane , Bellsvue, Battery pi 
McFarlane , cottage, Wimbleton 
McFeat John, 31 E. Princes st 
McFie Arch, Imrgh worker, Eden pi 
Mc^ie Jms., florist, 34 E Princes st 
McFie Misses Janet & Sarah, Thornhill 

Argyle pi 
McFie Capt John, Ardbeg rd 
McFie John, carter, 19 Castle st 
McFie John, jjainter, Barone rd 

cFie Robt, house painter, 65 High st ; 

ho, Inkerman ter 
McFie Kbt., Mountpleasant rd 
McFie Mrs Sarah, Palace buildings, 24 
ME. Princes st 
McFie Wm, carter, 16 Mill st 
McFie Wm, joiner, 47 Ardbeg rd 
McFie Wm., joiner, Croft lodge 
McFie Mrs, 4 Mountpleasant rd 

McGallaglay Cornelius, pawnbroker, 

Bellevue rd 
McG-arrity, Wm., 22 East Princes st 
McGaw Alex., joiner, Mountpleasant rd 
McGeachy Misses, 43 Barone rd 
McGilivary Arch, farmer, Eastlands 
McGilivary Mrs Chris., 2 Marsefield pi 
McGilvary Duncan, 64 High st 
McGilivary Hector, 16 Hillhouse rd 
McGilvary John, compositor, Hazleton, 

Barone rd 
McGilvary J, 1 Ardmillan 
MGilp, Daniel, carrier, 3 Tower at | ho, 

Albert mansions 
McGilp Dan jun, 5 Bishop ter be 
McGlashan Mrs Peter, 6 Hillhovse id 



McGough John, Havelock tsr 
McGowan Hugh, Watergate 
McGovern John, J25 High st 
McGowan Mrs Mary, 22 Watergate 
McGowan. Mrs Kbt., 37 Bridge as 
McGrandles Jms., 104 High si; 
McGregor Alex 7 Mill st 
McGregor Mrs Hectr, 'A Bridgend si 
McGregor H jun, 7 Mill st 
McGugan Mrs Dan., 59 Ardbeg rd 
McGugan Jas, 1 Bridgend st 
McGuheD. 58 Ladeside 
MaGuiie John, fisherman, 19 High st 
McGuiie F, 119 High st 
McGuire Thos., blacksmith, 19 Castle st 
McGuire Jms, 19 Castle st 
McGuire Mrs, broker, 31 Mill st 
McGurk Mrs 11, Albert pi 

Mcllroy Jms., stoker, 76 Montague st 
Mcllroy Wm, mason, 19 Store hi 
Mcllroy Mrs. 5 Bishop terrace brae 
Mcllvary Thos, Auchnacloich rd 
Mclnnes Mrs Eliz., Wyndham rd 
Mcintosh B, 28 Montague st 
Mcintosh Mrs Angus, 27 High st 
Mcintosh, Donald, 27 Argyle tt 
Mcintosh JJon., engineer, Fointhousecr 
Mcintosh Mrs Isa., * "xenford, Barone rd 
Mcintosh Jms, joiner, 40 Bishop st 
Mcintosh Mrs Magt., 177 High st 
Mcintosh, Mrs Rachel. 6 Watergate 
Mcintosh Mrs Stuart, 22 Craigmore rd 
Mcintosh Mrs 4 Mansefield pi 
Mclntyre Alex., 14 Staff a pi 
Maclntyre Mrs Alstr, Bellevue.Manne pi 
Mclntyre Chas., 98 Montaauest 
Mclntyre David, 22 Watergate 
Mclntyre Jms., flesher, 81 Montague st 
Mclntyre John, 2 the Terrace, Ardbag 
Mclntyre Mrs Jn., Marine pi 
Mclntyre Mrs Mai., 23 Barone rd 
Mclntyre Mrs Margn, 41 Victoria st 
Mclntyre Mrs, Cndercliffe 
Mclve'r Jms., boat hirer. 15 Argyle pi 
Mclver Neil, quarrier, Broadcroft In 
McKay Arch., 45 Watergate 
McKay Mrs A. 12 Bridge su 
McKay Charles, tailor, 39 Victoria st ; 

ho, 42 Mountpleasant rd 
McKay Chas. jun, insurance agent, 30 

Castle st 
McKay D. , 9 High st 
McKay Mrs John, farmer, Barone rd 
McKay, Kenneth, Academy parade 



HOUSEHOLDERS-Rothesay. 



McKay Neil, 21 Columshill st 
McKay Mrs Wm., Glebe lands 
McKay Wm, 12 Bridge st 
McKay Wm, 3 Logie pi 
McKay Wm.. Minister's br 
McKay Mrs, 22 Staffa pi 
McKechnie Mrs Mast., 4 Hillliouse rd 
McKechnie Mrs John, Gowanfteld pi 
McKechnie, Mrs Margt, 17 Bishop st 
McKellar Miss 40 M'Hintpleasmt rd 
McKellai Mrs Agnes, 26 Argyle st 
McKellai Chas., plasterer, 55 Ardbeg rd 
McKellar Duncan, shipping agent and 

contractor. Victoria villa, Barone rd 
McKellar Hector, shipping agent and 
contractor, Sprinebank, Chapelhill rd 
McKellar Hugh, draper, 70 Ardbeg rd 
McKellai John., 38 Bishop st 
McKellar Mrs Margt., 43 Ardbeg rd 
McKellar Mrs Margt., 90 Montague st 
McKellar Mrs Peter, Burnbank ter 
McKellar Robt, 13 Columshill st 
McKellar Robt., 33 Crichton rd 
McKendrick Walter, sheriff officer, 29 

Watergate ; ho, 15 Castle st 
McKendrick Wm, travlr., 27 Ardbeg rd 
McKendry Ach , 7 Union st 
McKendry Jms, 48 Ladeside 
McKenzie Mrs KHz., 26 Ardbeg rd 
MeKenzie, J, AuchQacloich rd 
McKenzie, John, 22 Colnmshill st 
McKenzie Mrs May, 4 Columshill pi 
McKenzie Murdoch, publisher, Kxprcxs, 

11 Montague st ; ho., Crichton rd 
McKenzie R., 16 Windsor pi 
McKenzie Thomas, 23 Bridgend st 
McKenzie Miss, Mountstuart i d 
McKenzie Miss, ex-matron, Mountpleas- 

ant rd 
Mackie Janet, 18 Battery pi 
Mackie, Thomas, Mountpleasant 
McKillop Mrs Ann, 27 E. Princes st 
MKillop, Miss, 16 Castle st 
McKinlay A. M., architect, 6 Castle st 

he, Inkerman ter, Ballochgoy 
McLean Dan., flesher, 38 Columshill st, 
McKinlay Misses Margt. and Marianne, 

Ferguson pi 
McKinnon Chs., boilermaker, 10 Marine 

Pi 
McKinnon Mrs Ellen, Havelock ter 
McKinnon Ceo, in«ur agent, Westwoed 
Mackinnon James, accountant. 11 Albert 

pi ; ho, Royal ter 



McKinnon, Mrs Janet, 17 Bishop st 
McKinnon Mrs John, grocer, 6 Monisgue 

st: ho, Barone rd 
McKinnon Sarah, 3 logie pi 
McKinnon Mrs, Lilyoak ter 
McKinnon Mrs, Meadow cottage 
McKinnon Mrs, 33 Victoria st 
McKirdy Mrs Georgina, York ter 
McKirdy Mrs Hugh, Mackinlay st 
Mackirdy Taggart, coal merchant, 34 

Bi-hop st 
McKirdy Wm., 16 King st 

McLachlan Mrs Agnes, 12 Argyle st 
McLachlan Alex. T., 42 Bishop st 
McLachlan Arch., 26 CclumshiU st 
McLachlan Dan., 5 Bridge st 
McLachlan Dug, 2 Mountstuart rd 
Maclachlan John, hatter, 67 Montague 

st ; ho, Barone rd 
McLachlan Mrs M^ry, 41 Victoria st 
McLachlan Robt., 6 Columshill st 
McLachlan Robt., 18 Columshill st 
McLachlan Walter, W7 Princes st 
McLachlan Wm. labourer, 19 Russell st 
McLachlan Miss, Burnbank ter, Ardbeg 
McLachlan , Adelaide pi, Mount- 

stuart rd 
Maclagan Thomas, writer, 28 Castle st 

ho, Wellpark 
McLaren Miss Annie, 29 Argyle ter 
McLaren John, nurseryman, Braeside 
McLaren Wm., 17 Russell st 
McLauchlan, John, flesher, 41 Watergte 
McLay John, coalmastr, 32 Mountstuart 

rd 
McLay Wm, salesman, Bridgend st 
IVicLay, M.ss, Fealte, Crichton rd 
McLea, Miss Jane, dressmaker, 39 Ar- 
gyle st 
McLean Angus, 103 High st 
McLea Miss, Havelock ter 
McLean Andw., saddler, 7W Princes st 
McLean Mrs Ohs., grocer, 30 Mill st; ho 

14 Columshill st 
McLean, Don, Toward view, Ardbeg rd 
McLean, Donld, brghwrker, 66 High st 
McLean Mrs Don., 16 Ladeside 
McLean Mrs Ed, 17 Gallowgate 
McLean Jms, Toward view, Ardbeg rd 
McLean John, 3 Mansefield pi 
McLean Jms., inspectoi of slaughter 
house, 14 Ladeside 



HOUSEHOLDERS— Rothesay. 



MLean Mrs Jessie, 2 Chapelhill rd 
McLean John, 10 Columshill st 
Mclean John, 87 High st 
McLean M-ilcm. carter, E. Princes st 
McLean Male, shopman, 29 Columshill st 
McLean Mrs Mary, 19 Castle st 
Mel ean Neil, Krien pi 
McLean Neil 34 Mill st 
McLean Peter, clerk, '2 Mackinlay st 
McLean Simon, Barone rd 
McLean Ths, blacksmith 9 Battery pi 
Mel ean Mrs Wm., 34 Columshill st 
McLean Mrs, 46 Montague st 
McLellan Mre Ann, 17 Bridge st 
MoLellan Dvd., 27 Columshill st 
McLellan Mrs Don. 90 Montague st 
MjLellan Mrs John, 84 Montague st 
McLellan Male, postman, 27 Argyle st 
McLellan Miss Mary. 27 Aruyle st 
McLellan Mr*, Achnacloicb rd 
McLelland Mrs Ellen, II Bridge st 
McLeod Mrs Donald, 6 Battery pi 
McLeod mis John, 1 Union st 
McLeod Miss Mry, Adelaide pi 
McLeod Mrs, Argyle ter 
McLeod Miss, 3 Craigmore rd 
McLintock Geo. M., architect, 5 High 

st ; ho, 1 7 Wyndham rd 
McLuckie Miss, 10 Wyndham rd 

McMenamy D, 16 Windsor pi 
McMillan Arch., barber, 7 High st; ho 

1 5 Bridge st 
McMillan Mrs Arch., 2 Bishop ter br 
McMillan Mrs Cth., 4 W, Princes st 
McMillan Mrs Chris., 9 & 10 Argyle pi 
Maomillaa Kbeti R, J p, master rnarine- 
Claremnnt, Argyle ter ; business ad- 
dress, 18 Argyle st ; 'phone, 92. 
McMillan James, manner, McKirdy & 



McMurray Miss Susan 36 Mountstuart 
McMurray Thos., 4 Elysium 
Mc Murray , 7 Gallowgate 



McNab Alx., joiner, &c, 24 "Watergate ; 

ho, Holy rood, Barone rd 
McNab Alex M, P (), Auchnacloich rd 
McNab, Colin 4 Bi hop ter br 
McNab Chas, 96 High st 
McNab Hamltn. , grocer, 84 Hi.^h st 
McNab, Harry, 1 U nion sr 
McNab, Henry, joiner, Glenhead 
McNab Jms , joiner, 25 Montague st 
McNab, Jas Orr, Clyde vw, Eastlands 
McNab John, tinsmith, W. Princes st 

ho, r Inkeiman ter 
McNab Misses Mart. S & Mry. A, 16 

Craigmore rd 
McNab John W., tinsmith, Ardmory rd 
McNab Russell, postman, 4 Bishop st 
Macnair, Mrs D, Albany rd 
McNally Miss, nurse, 38 Columshill st 
McNaught, Mrs Kuph., McNab's br 
McNaughton Miss, 145 High st 
McNeil Ann. 31 Mountstuart rd 
McNeill Mrs Annie, 11 Mansefield pi 
McNeil Don, 46 Montague st 
McNeil James, 19 Castle st 
McNeill Miss Jane, 24 Argyle st 
McNeill John, car driver, 1 The Terrace 
McNeill Mrs Josephine, E Princes st 
McNeill Kobt, Orcadia 
McNeill Thos., cabman, 7 Bishop st 
McNeil Thos. H.. 28 Argyle st 
McNeill Miss, Clifton Boarding house; 

Argyle ter 
McNeill Miss, Hillside 
McNeil Mrs, 46 Montague st 
McNeil Miss. 30 Moumstuart rd 



McMillan, " carriage -"hirers, Albert ^cNicd Miss Agnes 4 E Princes st 



mansion, 1 East Princes st 
McMillan Mrs Jane, 88 High st 
McMillan Jms S, 2 Elysium 
McMillan Mrs Jn, 20 W Princes st 
McMillan John, farmer, E'nockanreoch 
McMillan Mary, 12 The Terrace 
McMillan Thos. quarrier, 16 Store In 
McMillan Wm, grain mercht, Millbrae, 

Ascog 
McMillan Mrs Wm, Mansetield pi 
McMillan Mrs Wm., 12 The Teirace 
McMillan Mrs, 30 Castle st 
McMurchie John, 1 Union st 




McNicol Duncan, 5 the Terrace 

McNicol Finlay, 37 Artryle st 

McNicol Jms., baker, 87 Montague st; 

ho, Auchnacloich rd 
McNicol Neil, baker, 81 Hisrh st 
McNicol Peter, 1 Columshill pi 
McNicol Miss M., 17a Battery p 
McNicol Miss, tobacconist, Bishop st 
McNicol Mr=, Venitza, Argyle st 
McNiven Alex., 70 Ardbeg rd 
McNiven Alex., factor, 36 Bishop st 

McPhail Miss Agnes, 6 Watergate 
McPhail Dugd., seaman, Ardbeg 
McPhail Don., Westwood 
Johr, 47 Argyle st 



HOUSEHOLDERS— Rothesay 



McPhail Neil, Columshill st 
McPhee Mrs Hu., 2 Argyle st 
McPhee Male, farmer, Lochly 
McPhee Ptr, coachman, E Princes st 
McPherson , 29 W Princes st 

McPherson Miss F. , ladies' f urnisher,4i 

Gallowgate 
McPherson Mrs Hu., 3 Logie pi 
McPherson, John, 98 Montague st 
MoQuistan John& Co,, plasterer, s John 

st ; ho, 58 Montague st 
McRa Misses Jessie and Mary, 6 Craig- 

more rd 
McRitchie R, spiiit-mercht, 20 Gallow- 
gate ; ho, Union st 
McSally Miss Alice, Montgomery house 

Craigmore 
McSeveny, Isaac, 37 Bridge st 
McStay J., shoemaker, 13 BridgeDd st 
McStay Mrs Peter, 87 High st 

McTavish Edward, Firwood 

McVake Robert, 19 Russell st 
Mc Vicar Jessie, 16 Battery pi 
Mc Vicar Donald, agent, Bank of Scot 

land, Guildford sq ; res, Lonsdale, U 

Craigmore 

McViiar, Mrs, 18 Battery pi 
Mc Williams Mrs, 66 High st 



Neilson Miss Ana, 51 Mountstuart 
Neilson Jrns, 71 Victoria st 
Nelson, Miss Janet, 23 Castle st 
Neilson Miss Janet, 73 Ardbeg r.l 
Neilson Mias Margt., 20 Ardbeg rd 
Neilson, Mrs Maigt., 4 W Castle st 
Neilson Mrs M ary, 87 Ardbeg rd 
Neilson Thomas, house factor, Ardbeg 
Neilson M's. 4-1 Argyle st 
Nelson John, 72 Ardueg rd 
Nelson M G, accountant, Ardbeg rd 
Niblock Mrs Thos, 2 Mansfield pi 
Nicol Donald, 109 Montague st 
Nichol Mrs Helen, 41 Ardbeg 
Nicho'son John, commission agent, 

A rdbeg rd 
Nicholson Neil, seaman, 37 E Princes st 
Nicholson Kobt, postman, 20 Biidge st 
Nisbet John, cabman, 6 Bridge st 
Nisbet Miss, Mayflower, Barone rd 
Nisbet , 38 E Princesst 
Noble James, shop manager, 4 MontforJ 

ter 
Noble, Ths, burgh foreman, 110 High st 
Nugent, Nath., tailor, Thomson home 



N 

Napier John, S Hillhouso rd 

Napier Thob., plumber, and ironmonger 
68 Montague st ; ho,, Ivy cot, West- 
land rd 

N&pier Win., restaurateur, 111 Mon- 
tague st 

NaDier Wm, gas worker, 83 High st 

Napier Wm, 90 Montague st 

Neill Mrs Jessie D, Orcaaia 

Neill Mrs Eliz, 6 Castle st 

Neill Thos, 7 W Princes st 



Oaten Jas, 17 Bishop st 
Ogilvie Thos , 18 Columshill st 
Oliphant Geo. S3., shoemaker, 18 Rus- 
sell st 
Oliphant Joseph, ISRussell st 
O'Hara Patrick,grinder, 83 Montague st 
O'Neill Mrs A^nes, 19 High st 
O'Neil Jrns, engineer. Palace buildings 
O'Neill Mrs Margt., 125 High st 
Orkney Miss, 6 Orcadia 
Orr John, blacksmith. 6a Castle st 
Orr Wm. Yuill, Ciichton rd 
Orr, Mrs, Elderslie, High Craigmore 
Owens, Miss Ella, 22 Bishop st 



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Papple Ths., 3 Russell st 

Park Geo., md, Brae-an-dune, Albany tr 

Park Miss Isa, 89 Barone rd 

Park Jrns, bleacher, Albany rd 

Parker T., joiner, 16 Mill st 



HOUSEHOLDERS— Rothesay, 



Parker , Mansefielrl pi 

Paterson Mrs, 15 Marine pi 
Paterson Mrs Ann, 16 Castle st 
Paterson Chas., 19 Argyle pi 
Paterson Geo., 76 Montague st 
Paterson Geo. H., West wood 
Paterson Mrs He'en, 7 Chapelhill rd 
Paterson John, gas stoker, Columshill st 
Paterson John, 24 Argyle st 
Paters >n John, slater, 15 Bishop st 
Paterson Miss, 29 Victoria st 
Paterson Mrs L, Nettlebrae cot, Ardbeg 
Patei son Hector, 8 Tower st 
Paterson Mrs Margt W., 3 Royal ter 
Paterson Mrs M. , 72 Ardbeg rd 
Paterson Robt., carter, Seabank bldigs 
Paterson Robt., slater & cement -worker, 
50 High st ; ho, Croft lodge, Argyle st 
Paterson Mrs„17a Battery house 
Paterson Mrs, Desmond bank, Wellpark 
Paterson Mrs, 40 Mountpleasant rd 
Paterson Mrs, nr, 15 Marine pi 
Pattison Mrs, 3.^ Victoria st 
Paion Aug. carpenter, 96 High st 
Paul Geo., 21Russell st 
Peacock Alex. K., plumber, 23 High st; 

ho, Barone cot 
Peacock Mrs,A"nie Mary, 17 Battery pi 
Peacock Geo., 21 Battery pi 
Peacock 2 Royal ter 

Peacock Miss,Tane, 25 Wyndham rd 
Peddie Hobt.. printer, 6 Mansefield pi 
Pendrei-ch John, labourer, Mountstuart 
Pendreigh Wm., 25 Gallowgate 
Penney D H, gardener, 18 Mountstuart r 
Peunicuik M rs, Kastlands 
Perrie Mrs Mary, Roslin pi 
Perston Alex., Palace buildings 
Perston D 13 E Piinces st 
Perston Gavin, postman, 54 Ladeside 
PerstonThos, linesman, 24 Bridge st 
Perston Mrs Wm., 3 Pishop ter br 
Peters , 27 Battery pi 
Petti^rew J M. Tighnamara, Mcntford 
Pett'.grew jiiss M&rgt., 45 Ardbeg rd 
Pinkerton Mrs Magt., Concord villa, 

Columshill st 
Pinkerton Jas.. mason, 10a Bridgend st 
Pirie Mrs M, Osborne temperance hotel. 

87 Victoria st 
Plumpton Alex, Delhi House, 19 Craig- 

more d 
Pollock, Jas, 12 Argyle st 
Pollock Wm C, Laurels, Craigmore rd 
Ponton Arch., Mountpleasant rd 
Porter Ben, auctioneer, 5 Argyle st 

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Porter John, accountant, Eastlandsrd 

Porter, John, 22 Marine pi 

Portree, , Lilyoak ter 

Powell J. P., Ardsloy, Craigmore 

Pratt Miss, Auchnacloich rd 

Prentice Mrs Geo, outfitter, 25 Victoria 

st; ho., Auchnacloich rd 
Prentice Miss. 63 Ardbeg rd 
Proudfoot Miss, Mounts'uart rd 
Provan C. N., 30 Castle st 
Puddy Sidney, 58 Montague st 
Pnllar Mrs, Glenrosa pi 
Pullen Chas J, Rock villa. Ardbeg 
Purdon Miss, Toward view. Ardbeg rd 
Purvis Alex, painter, 34a Columshill st 



Q 

Quin Mrs Jane, 9 Bishop st 



Ramsay Mrs Dvd, 97 Montague st 
Ramsay Rev D J, Chaplehill Free Cli 
Ramsay Hu., tobacconist, 20 ArgyJe s', 

Braemar, Academy rd 
Ramsay Mrs Margt., 10 Glenrosa j.l 
Rankine Miss Isa., 19 Store In 
Rankin J., Park pi Bridge st 
Rankine. Jms, 84 Montague st 
KankinMisi Jessie D., 9 Albeit [>1 
Rankine Mrs Jane, 10 Ardbeg id 
Rankin Peter, Kir buildings 
Rankine Jhn, laumlryman, Bis. op tr br 
Rankine John, steward, 34 Montague .-t 
Rankine Peter, 109 Montague st 
Read Mrs, Riversdale, 36 Agyle st 
Keid Mrs, Shepton, 13 Battery pi 
Reid Mrs Dr, Greenbank 11 Ardbeg rd 
Reid Miss Jane, Mountpleasant 
Reid Mrs Henrietta, 76 Ardbeg rd 
Reid mis, 72 Ardbeg rd 
Reid J, 5 Marine pi 

Reid Misses J & J, 21 Mountpleasant rd 
Reid, sir .Tolm, engineer, Ardencraig 
Reid Mrs John, 71 Victoria st 
Reid Mrs Magt., Wyndham pk 
Reid Miss, Auchnacloich rd 
Reid Mrs, 10 the Terrace, Ardbeg rd'" 



HOUSEHOLDERS— Rnb'eaavi. 



Reitzelier Chas., Tigh na Mara, Ardbeg 
Ken wick Mrs Euph. , Ardwell, Craigmore 
Keston G, Royal hotel, Albert pi 
Rhind Mrs, 32 Bishop st 
Richmond Miss Mary, 22 Battery pi 
Hichmond Wm., 17a Wyndham rd 
Richardson Mrs, Desmond bk, Craigmore 
Richardson G, St ffa pi 
Kichardson H, Wyndham rd 
Riesberg Miss, Clan vl, Brid^ st 
Kippie Jas, 8 Miilst 
Rippie Mrs Wm. . 28 Mill st 
Ritchie And. T, farmer, Gartnakeillj 
Ritchie Mrs Peter. 12 Argyle st 
R-ittman, Edw, 2 Colbec pi 
Robb, Wm, grocer, 22 B Princes st 
Roberts, Mrs 32 Battery pi 
Robertson Alex. 2 Chapelhill rd 
Robertson Alx. Janefield, Wyndham rd 
Robertson And., heritor, 16 Marine pi 
Robertson Dan., mechanic. Gienburn 
Robertson H., (Gienburn cot 
Robertson H, 10 Wyndham rd 
Robertson Mi-s Is i, 83 Ardbeg rd 
Robertson Miss Isa, 15 Mou.ncstUi.rt rd 
Robertson John, baker, 5 Mountpleas- 

ant rd 
Robertson John, joiner, Abercorn 
Robertson John, 38 Bishop st 
Robertson John, upholsterer, 10 Bridge s 
Robertson, J C 1 Columshill pi 
Robertson Robert, AVyndham rd 
Robertson Mrs Susan, Wyndharo rd 
Robertson Thos., baker, Barone rd 
Robertson Wm., spirit mercht, High st 

ho, 17a Batter}' house 
Robertson Wm., 78 Montague st 
Robertson, Wm, h2 Mill st 
Robertson Mrs, Wvndham pk 
Robertson Miss, 31 Gallowgate 
Robertson Mrs, Ballochgoy 
Robertson 25 Gallowgate 
Robinson, Mrs Thos., 27 Bishop st 
Rodger David, organist, 9 Victoria st 
Roe Jonathan. MataunVh, 14 Orichton r 
Rconey. Mrs KUen, 54 Ltdeside 
Rose James, w. s.„ dei>ute Town clerk, 

G'enellen, Glebelands 
Ross H. J. G., M. a., headmaster, Pub- 
lic School, ho., 4 Bishop ter 
Ross, Mrs Jessie, 21 Roslin pi 
Ross Mrs, Glenbeg, Ardbeg rd 
Rowan mis A., 10^ Ardbeg rd 



Rowat John, 47 Ardbeg rd 

Roy Mrs Eliz., Store In 

Pratt Mrs John Henry, Loch view, Ba- 
rone rd 

Roy, W, ex-postmaster, 91 Ardbeg rd 

Rush Miss Ann, 40 Bishop st 

Kussell Mrs Ann, 2 Bridge st 

Russell Jms. M., engineer. 3 The Ter- 
race, Ardbeg 

Russell John, Gowan brae 

Russell Mrs Margt., 3 Stuart st 

Russell Win., clerk, 3 Mountstuart rd 

Russell Miss, Ardfern, Montford 

Russell Miss, 10 Mansefleld pi 

Rutheiford Samuel, 10 Ladeside 

Rutherford Wm., Russell st 



Salmon, P W G B, Glenislay, Ardmory 

rd, Ardbeg 
Saunders Mrs Frank, 22 Argyle st 
Scobbie Mrs Isa.. 2 Ardbeg rd 
Scott, Arch N, boat hirer, Argyle pi 
Scott Geo., drawing master, Academy, 

ho, Argyle mar.si 'lis 
Scott M?tth. B , Wyndham rd_ 
Scott Robt., engineer, 46 Ladeside 
Scott Robt., stationer, 11 The Terrace, 

Ardbeg 
Scott Miss, Eoin villa, Montford 
Scott, Mrs Wat,, botahirer, 13 Argyle pi 
Scott, Wm., 9 Argyle ter 
Sercple James, 2 M-msefield pi 
Semi de Miss, Kuieko, Montford 
Service Miss, Clutha via, Barone rd 
Shand Wm.. 3 Bishop ter br 
Shand Mrs, Auchnacl'ich rd 
Shanks Jms., W Castle st 
Shanks John, 12 The I errace 
Sharp Mrs Agnes, 5 Marine pi 
Sharp Mrs Alex. Wilkie homes 
Sharp Mrs Cath. , 4 Wyndham rd 
Sharp Miss Isa., 15 Mountstuart rd 
Sharp Mis Jane, 41 Watergate 
Shaw Archd, farmer, Bush 
Shaw Daniel jun, blacksmith, Croft In 

ho, Argyle tr 
Shaw John, joiner, Inkerman ter 
Shaw Miss Mary. Montford 
Shaw Neil, cat ter, 27 Bridgend st 



HOUSEHOLDERS Rothesay. 



Shaw Peter, butcher, 2 Ladeside st 
Shaw Mrs 216 Columsb.il! st 
Shaw , 4 Mountstnarfc rd 
Shields John, labourer, 12J Mill st 
Shields Patrick, poiter, 55 Montague st 
Short Mrs Sarah, 76 Montague st 
SUlars Win, engineer, Staffa pi 
Sim Dan., Canada cot 
Sim Wm, Larkhall, Westland rd 
Simpson Miss Agnes, 14 King st 
Simpson Alex., 70 Arribeg rd 
Simpson Alex, 41 Victoria st 
Simpson A T, Bishop ter br 
Simpson Jms., gasfitter, 7 Tower st 
Simpson Mrs, 22 Castle st 
Simpson Wm., 12the Terrace 
Simpson, Miss , Lome Lodge, Mount- 

stuart rd 
Sinclair Donald, 86 High st 
Sinclair Mrs D, 45"Watergate 
Sinclair Mrs DW, Duniossness, Craig- 

more 
Sinclair Geo. W., cashier, 20 Mount- 

stuart rd 
Sinclair Mrs Jeannie, Tower st hall 
Sinclair John, 24 Bridge st 
Sinclair John, Hillcrest. Crichton rd 
SinclairJohn, builder. Eastlands rd 
Sinclair John, joiner, 63 Barone rd 
Sinclair Jn, shipmaster, 12 W Princes st 
Sinclair John K., 9 Castle At 
Snclair M G, stationer l?a E Princes st 
Sinclair P., 129 High st 
Sinclair Mrs, Hillcrest, 5 Crichton rd 
Sinnot Mrs My, Gl-nara, 53 Crichton rd 
Slaven Hny, Hawthorn Park, Argyle pi 
edaven Jms , fruiterer, 10 \V Princes st ; 

ho, 12 do 
Slaven John S, fishmonger, 22 High st 

& 61 Montague st ; ho. 12 Bridge st 
Slaven Maurice, labourer, 74 High st 
Slaven Henry, tiussell st 
Sloan, Mrs Annie, 2 Mansefield pi 
Sloan Mrs Hu , Brandane ter 
Small John H, IS Argyle pi 
Smellie, Rev W T, <>BE, ma, parish mini- 
ster, the manse, Minister's brae 
Smellie Miss, Ardbeg rd 
Smith Alex., upholsterer, 17 Bridge st 
Smith Arch., 119 High st 
Smith Arch., postman, 33 Argyle st 
Smith Chas. insurance agent, Montford 
Smith Mrs Dun., 17 Bridge st 
Smith Mrs Grace, 2^ Mountpleasant rd 
Smith Mrs Henry M., 32 Bishop st 
Smith J, 43 Mountstuart rd 

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Smith Jms., farmer, 9 Wyndham pk 
Smith Jms., joiner, 15 Bishop st 
Smith Jms, M., 87 Ardbeg rd 
Smith John, joiner, 23 Roslin pi 
Smith Mrs John, 33 Victoria st 
Smith John, tailor, 78 Ardbeg rd 
Smith Rev Malcolm, ma, rector, S Pauls 

York ter 
Smith, M P, architect, Wyndham bk 
Smith Bobt, 6 Mansefield pi 
Smith Robt, fishmonger, 35 Victoria st 

ho, 65 do 
Smith W J, Westwood, Argyle ter 
Smith Miss, Hawthorn park, Arygle pi 
Smith Mrs, Melbourne cot., Craigmore 
Smith Mrs, 7 Wyndham rd 
Smith , 78 Ardbeg rd 

Smith, , purser. 17 Battery pi 
Sneddon A., 11 Watergate 
Soles, Alex, 80 High st 
Somers David, printer, 8 Wyndham pk 
Somerville Mis Helen, 11 Chapelhill rd 
Somerville Ms, Woodbine, Hi. Ciaigmore 
Somerville Jn, Woodbine. H. Craigmore 
Somerville Mrs, Park pi, Bridge st 
Speirs Miss Annie, Ardbe-r 
Speiis Chas !3, joiner, Creek Drive, Ard- 
beg ; ho, Auchnamara. 14 Marine pi 
Speirs Mrs Helen, 12 Wvndham rd 
Speirs J., gas work?r, 179 High st 
Spence Geo., Stewart Swimming baths, 

Battery pi ; ho., Mountpleasant rd 
Spence Mrs John, Glenbeg 
Spence Susan, 15 Bridgend st 
Spence Miss Isa, 50 Ardbeg rd 
Sprowl Miss Helen, Havelock ter 
Sprowl Hobt., joiner, 49 Ardbeg rd 
Sprowl Wm., foreman, Express; ho 

Lilvoak ter, Ballochgoy 
Squair Mrs Frank H., Barone rd 
Squair Kobe't, Ardmory rd 
Squair Mrs Wm. H, flesher, 5 Gallow- 

gate; ho., Glenfaulds, Mountstuart rd 
Stagg Wm., chimney sweep, 27 High st 
Stark John, jun.. painter and decorator, 

6 Chapelhill rd ; ho, Wyndham rd 
Stark, John, sen., Dalcraig, High Craig- 
more 
Steed John, 38 Columshill st 
Steel Thos., 31 Bishop st 
Steel Thos., constable, 2 Columshill st 
Steel, Wm, 11 Montague st 
Steele James H, heritor, Grangelea, 

Mountstuart rd 
Steeples Geo., Sedd-ul-Bahr, Serpentine 



HOUSEHOLDERS— Rothesay. 



Stephen Alex, master of works, — High 

st ; ho, 34 Barone rd ' . 

Stephen Mrs Jessie, 23 Marine* pi 
Stephen Mrs Margt, 23 Marin9'pl 
Steven David, butcher, Colum'shill st 
Stevenson Chas. M, manager, Buteraan, 

res, Ardmory rd, Ardheg ■ 

SteVenson, Douglas, 7 Coiumshill pi 
Stevenson Jnas, Daisy hank, Glebe lands 
Stevenson, T., 9 Bishop st 
Stevenson Wm, 16 Hillhouse rd 
Stevenson Mrs. Ballochgoy 
Stewart Miss Agnes, 52 Ardbeg rd 
Stewart Mrs Agnes Y, Catherine bank, 

Ardbeg 
Stewart Alx. , 19Argyle st 
Stewart Andw, 3 Bishop ter br 
Stewart Chas. It, 63 Mountstuart rd 
Stewart Donald M, Bell- Trees mansions, 

7 Mountstuart rd 
Stewart Mrs Eben. , 2 Argyle pi 
Stewart Eliz., 11 E Princes st 
Stewart Misses Flora and Mary, pnaw 

agents, 80 Ardbeg rd 
Stewart Gilbert, painter, Batter}* pi 
Stewart Harry J, Glenfaulds 
Stewart Misses, Mountview, "5 Ciichton 

rd 
Stewart Mrs Isa , 23 Mountpleasant rd 
Stewart Mrs Isabella, 7 VV Princes st 
Stewart, J., 3 Bishop ter br 
Stewart Mrs J B, Bellvue, Barone rd 
Stewart James S, 20 Kussell st 
Stewart Misses Jane & Mary, Upr. Crai;,'- 

more 
Stewart Mrs Janet, 18 Ardbeg rd 
Stewart John, boatman, 12a Mill st 
Stewart John, porter, Hillhouse rd 
Stewart John B., 3 Bishop ter br 
Stewart Peter, 27 Meadow pi 
Stewart Hbt. , vanman, 19 Bridge st 
Stewart, Miss, 4 Academy ter 
Stewart, J, poultry farm, Westl.ind rd 
Stewart Mrs, 30 Bishop st 
Strachan Misses Isa., 8 Hillhouse rd 
Stirling, J. & M, Ivy cot, Bridge st 
Stirling John, fireraaster, 77 Montague st 
Stirrat, Jm Meadowccap 
Stirrat 19 Coiumshill st 

Stone Jos., grocer, 2 Colmshill st 
Storer Mrs Agnes, Argyll mansions 
Strang Mrs, nurse, 19 Argyle st 
Strain Wm, Pointhouse crescent 
Struthers, Bobert, 17 Gallowgate 
Stuart Mrs John, Castle st 



■Stuart Miss May L., 10 Bridge st 
Sturgeon Kobt., coal merchant, 20 Mill 

st ; ho, do 
Sutherland Mrs Ann, 24 Marine pi 
Sutherland Donald, tailor and clothier, 

10 Gallowgate ; ho, Achnacloich rd 
Swan Mrs Mt.,Auchencairn.8Brghton rd 
Swan George, Giencoe. Montford 
Swanston irs Uavi.l, 11 Mill si 
Swanston Jhn B., grocer, 26 VV. Princes 
st ; ho, 3 Crosshill villas, Glebe lands 
Swanston, Miss, Se ■pentinerd 
Sweeney Jas, shoemaker, 16 Casfehill st 
Sweet Mrs Ags, White lodge, Battery pi 
Sweet, Chs, photographer, white studio, 

19 Battery \>l 
Symes Kobt., 27 Argyle st 
Symington D Y, manager, Palace Cin- 
ema, E Piiuces S3 



Tait John, 29 Coiumshill st 

Tait Matthew, Glebe lands 

Tannahill , Union st 

Taylor Andrew. 10 tbe Terrace 

Taylor Ach., brush maker, 58 Montague s 

Taylor Edward, joiner, Kerocuisach 

Taylor, James G., boatman, Espltnade 

ho . 66 Montague st 
Taylor Mrs Jessie, 71a Ardbeg rd 
Taylor John, 98 Montague st 
Temple Mrs Jeannie, 109 Montague st 
Terris A, Craigmore house 
Terris Tom, Ardyne, Mounts'uart rd 
Thorn Miss Jane, 70 Ardbeg id 
Thorn Alex & Co, motor engineers &c. 22 

Bridge st ; ho 11 Albert pi 
Thompson Angus, shoemaker, 94 Mon- 
tague st ; ho, Bellfield, B*.rone rd 
Thompson Miss, 34 East Princes st . 

Thomson Alex. , 71a Ardbeg rd 
Thomson Alex., 3 Logie pi 
Thomson Ax. C, stationer. 51 Ardbeg rd 
Thomson A. Ross, inspector of poor, 35 

Bishop st ; ho, 15 Mountpleasant rd 
Thomson, Mrs And, 11 Bridge st 
Thomson Miss Annie, 22 Bridge st 
Thomson Mrs Chas. 7 Wyndham rd 



HOUSEH.O] -DERS— Rothesay. 



Thomson Dan, fisherman, 16 Store In 
Thomson Misses Eliz, Mrgt. and Mry. A, 

29 Ardbeg rd 
Thomson 'Ernest, dentist, 1 Argyle pi 
Thomson, Miss Hln. E, Ashgrove, Mont- 
ford 
Thomson Miss, 25 Bishop st 
Thomson, Jms Laundry, 36 Bridge st 
Thomson Jms., labourer, 109 Montague s 
Thomson Mrs Jessie, 24 Ardbeg rd 
Thomson Miss Jessie, 29 Battery pi 
Thomson J. H. engineer, 6a Ardbeg rd 
Thomson Mrs John, 8 Argyle si: 
Thomson John, resident, 26 Ardbeg rd 
Thomson Mrs John, Staffarple 
Thomson Mrs Mary, 2 Castiehill st 
Thomson Peter, 36 Bridge st 
Thomson, Mrs, Inkerman ter 
Thorbum Angus, Abbotsford, Barone rd 
Thorburn Arch, printer, Castle st 
Thorbum David, 19 Chapelhill road 
Thorburn Wm, fish merchant, 18 West 

Princes st ; ho , 4 Bishop st 
Thorburn Js., 4 Colbec pi 
Thorburn Robt., 30 Oolumshill st 
Thorburn Wm., Montague st 
Thorburn Mrs. 32 Castle st 
Tickle Thos, 1 Eden pi 
Tickell Wm., baker, 21 Columshill st 
Timmins Jas, 83 Montague st 
Timothy , 5 Biidge st 

Todd Andw., 7 W Princes st 
Todd John, coal merchant, 27 Bridge st 
Torrance, 11 Hillhouse rd 
Traill Rev Joseph, Trinity Ch Manse, 

Serpentine rd 
Trescowthick Wm H, 114 High st 
Trivet Mrs. 117 High st 
Turnbull J., Ashburn, Mountstjartrd 
Turnbull Miss Margt.. Ascog 
Turnbull Miss, 76 Ardbeg rd 
Turnbull Mrs, Dunmore, Crichton rd 
Turner, Capt. A., Ardmory rd 
Turner Colin B., Fiona vlla, Craigmore 
Turner Mrs May, 12 Marine pi 
Turpie Mrs Alice, 29 Mill st 
Tweedley Allan, 7 Mill st 
Tweedley John, fisherman, Stuart st 
Tweedley John, jun, 8 Mill st 
Tynan, , 11 E. Princes st 



u 

Urquhart Mrs J A., grocer, 13 Argyle st 
Thistlebank, Argyle ter 



V 

Vint Mrs Marion, 7 Glenrosa pi 
Vogt Alfred, 6 Academy ter 



w 

Waddell Dvd.,boilermakr, 32 Ardbeg rd 
Waddell John, 33 Bridge st 
Waddell Mrs, Demerara pi, Ardbeg rd 
Walker John, blacksmith, 113 High st 
Walkinshaw, E., Adelaide pi 
Wallace Mrs Mary, 15 Crichton rd 
Wallace Mrs Mary, 75 High st 
Walace Miss, Orcadia 
Wallace Wm., 16 Marine pi 
Wallace , Gravel bank, Wellpark rd 
Warren, Mis Margt. , 25 Argyle ter 
Waters A F, Af ton, Mountstuart rd 
Waterson Alex., engineer, 19 Aigyle st 
Waterston, Mrs, stationer, Montague st 
Watson Mis Daniel, Bellevue, Battery p 
Watson Hugh, 141 High st 
Watson Mrs Isa., 41 Aigyle ter 
Watson Miss Jane, 56 Mountstuart rd 
Watson Mrs Jessie, Margaretslea, Ba- 
rone rd 
Watson Jn , blacksmith, 1 Barone rd 
Watson John, ^keoch villa, Argyle ter 
Watson, John, spirit merchant, Gallow- 

gate ; ho, Abbotsford, Barone rd 
Watson Mrs Jos., 14 1 High st 
Watson Mrs Kht, Upper Craigmore 
Watson Wm., Bute Arms Hotel, Guild"' 

ford square 
Watson Wm., 32 Ardbeg rd 
Watt Alex., measurer, 45 Ardbeg rd 
Watt , Clandale, Eastlands rd 
Watt Mrs, 20 Marine pi 
Waugh Miss, 76 Ardbeg rd 
Waugh Mrs Isa , 38 Argyle st 
Webster J C, Terra Nova, Albany rd 
Weir Alex, gardener, 14 Argyle pi 
Weir Daniel F., 11 Wyndham pk 
Weir D, seaman, 2 Minister's br 
Weir Miss Jane, 4 Mountpleaaant 



HOUSEHOLDERS— Rothesay. 



Weir John, 157 High st 

Weir John, gardener, Robertson Stewart 

hospital, High st 
Weir, Mrs M, 83 Barone rcl 
Weir Martha, 27 Argvle st 
Weir, R, 13 Argyle pi 
Weir Robt, bootmaker, Montague st 
Weir Rbt., carter, 4 Mountplea3ant rd 
Weir Wm, Weirholin, 23 Battery pi 
Weir Wm M, hairdres-er, 3 Bridge st ; 

lio, 25 Montague st 
White, Alex, 21 Russell st 
White J, 119 Highst 
Whitecross Miss Jane, Argyle ter 
Whiteford. James, saddler, 29 High st ; 

res, 11 Columshill st 
Whiteford Jn., omp., 11 Columshill st 
Whiteford Rbt., photogapher, 23 Argyle 

st ; ho, 11 Co'.umshillst 
Whiteford R, 5 Russell st 
Whiteford T, mason, 18 Kussell st 
Whiteford Miss, 112 High st 
Whitehead, Joseph, marine and motor 

engineer, 16 Watergate ; res, 2 Acad- 
emy ter 
Whitelaw Dvd., designer. Wyndham rd 
Whitelaw Geo, 31 Bridge st 
Whitelaw J as R., comp. , 3 Mansfield pi 
Whitlaw Wm, butcher, 2 Ladeside 
Whitfield Mrs, 10 Mountstuart rd 
Whiteside Ptr, musician. 77 Montag . _st 
Whiteside A, Mansefield pi 
Whyte Alex, 19 Russell st 
Whyte Daniel, 

Whyte Dune, gardener, 80 High st 
Whyte Miss 19 Bishop st 
Whyte Robt. D., Town Clerk, Castle 

st; ho , 1 Elysium 
Whyte Mrs Wm., 12 Wyndham rd 
Whyte , Daisy bank, Glebe lands 

Wilkie, Miss, 5 Mountstuart rd 
Wilkie, Hu.,gas worker, 4 Mansefield p 
Wilkie Jms , joiner, 46 Ardbeg rd 
Williamson, Mrs Agn^s, 19 Highst 
Williamson, Georg-, Park pi 
Williamson John, tailor, 23 Mill st 
Wilson. D., 11 the Terrace, Ardbeg 
Wilson Harry, sen, Barone rd 
Wilson, Harry, jn, o'ganist, 4 Bishop st 
AVilson Misses Chapel hill ho. 
Wilson Mrs Grace, Argyle Boarding hse, 

Oakshaw, 11 Argyll pi 



Wilson Miss Helen S, 32 Battery pi 

Wilson, J, 27 Argyle st 

Wilson, Mrs, 16 King st 

Wilson Mrs, 1 M'Kinlay st 

Winton N, 4 King st 

Wise Alex, 5 Castle st 

Wood Donald. 83 Montague st 

Wood, James, 2 Hillhouserd 

Wood AThomson. agent, Royal bank. 

Victoria st; res, Alexandria, Craigmora 
Wood Robert H., tailor, Gowanfield pi 
Wren Mrs Cath., 70 Ardbeg rd 
Wright A., blacksmith, 70 Ardbeg rd 
Wright Alex., M a, schoolmaster, 25 

Ardbeg rd 
Wright John Yorville, Montford 
Wright Mrs Jms, 22 fi Princes st 
Wright Miss Jane 17 Argyle pi 
Wright John, 5 Bridge st 
Wright Mrs, 13 Victoria st 
Wright Mrs, staymaker, 47 Argy'e st 
Wyllie, John, 10 Watergate 
Wyper.Jchn, engineer, Argyll mansions, 
Wyper Rbt., E Princes st 



Yates Jms, tailor, Ardbeg rd 
Yates Walter, 39 Mill sj 
Yeate* Mrs J R, Gracefield, Crichton rd 
Yorkston Alex, Ferguson pi 
Young, Mrs Agnes, Ballochgoyho 
Young Mrs Helen 73 Ardbeg rd 
Young. Jane, 15 Rridge st 
Young Robt, church officer, 20 Castle st 
Young R, L M S, Bishop st 
Young Wm, 36 E Princes st 
Young Miss, 2 Montford avenue 
Young Miss, Oro-mor, Ardbeg rd 
Young Mrs, 70 Ardbeg rd ' 

Young Miss, Hill foot, Argvle st < 

Young Mrs, 2 Ardmillan, Crichton r C 
Young Mis«, Lilyoak ter * 

Yuille Jame< T., heritor, Ardclu ' 
59 Crichton rd @ 

Yule J G., Hillhouse rd '- 



108 



Parish of North Bute. 

Including the Village of Port Bannatynb. 



A 

Alexander Archd, Iona pi 
Alexander Jms, Melbourne pi 
-Alexander Jni8, jnr, seaman. Stewart st 
Alexander John, plumber, Iona pi 
Alexander Jn, yachtmaster, Hawthorn v 
Anderson John, Gladstone pi 



Criclr.'ii Alex, fisherman, Govandale pi 
Crocher John, Laurel via, Pointhnuse 
Currie Dun, contractor, Maiine rd 
Carrie John, Gaybrcok villa 
Currie John, Marine rd 
Currie Robert, carriage hirer 



B 

Baird David. Rosebery pi 
Barr Peter, cook, New Hafton pi 
Black, Capt. Dugald, Lamont pi 
Blaikie Miss, Schoolhonsa, Kilrlavannan 
Boag Wm, farmer, Airdscal L a 
Bowie Jms, dentist, Iona pi 
Brown Arch, baker, Bay view 
Brown Arch, Victoria pi 
Brown Duncan, Strone view 
Biown John, gardener, Karnes bank 
Brown r l hos, Inveryne pi 
J rownlie Wm, Gladstone pi 
Bruce George, gardener, M»rine pi 
Buchanan Geo, Fern Bank 
Buchanan M R Gray, Ettrickdale 



?alder James, contractor, Marine rd 
Cameron John, Royal, Shore st 
^ampb-dl Alex, Appin villa 
larmichael Wm, farmer, Craigberoch 
)lark Jms, Stratford point 

ook Lachlan, clerk Iona pi 

raig Robt, Inverine pi 

rawford John, farmer, Acholter 



Dallas Wm, baker, Ardenlea 
Dickie Arch C, grocer, Victoria pi 
Dickie Jhn, farmer, Cranslagvourity 
Dunbar Bros, farmers, E St Colmac 
Duncan Ninian, farmer, Little Kilmory 
Duncan Robert, farmer, Kilwhinleck 
Dunn Geo, gardener, Mason's land 
Dunn John, Kingston pi 



Edmund R, carver, Victoria pi 



F 

Fairgrieve D, boilermakr, Govandale pi 
Frame Dvd, grieve, S St Colmac 
Fyfe Cbas, carpenter, Ebenezer pi 
Fyfe John, bortbuilder, Ardmalish 



G 

Garden Jos, postman, Royal pi 
Gardner, Alex, Govandale pi 
Gibson Chas, shopmman, Castle st 
Gunn Geo, 58 Marine rd 



HOUSEHOLDERS- North Bute. 



H 

lladdow Miss, Hydropathic cot 
Halliday, Georgejun, merchant, George pi 
Hamilton John, Inveryne pi 
Hamilton, Mrs Robt., Roselea 
Hardie, Robert, merchant, Castle st 
Harper, Alex. R. , Pier ter 
Harvey, Tom, farmer, Shalunt 
Henderson Wm., jun., Old Hafton pi 
Henderson Mrs Wm., Govandale pi 
Hogarth, Arch., yachtmaster, Bay view 
Hogarth, John, fisherman, St Ninian's 
Hogarth. Mrs Male, grocer, Marine rd 
Howatt Jas C, 58 Marine rd 
Hunter, Miss, Springwell pi 
Hyndman, Robt. .labourer, Meikle Kilmory 
Hunter, John, farmer, Stuck 
Hunter, Wm., farmer, Upper Ettrick 
Hutton George B, Silverburn, Creek drive 
Hutchison, Alex, Appin villa 



Jamieson John, Melbourne pi 
Jamieson Mgs, mate, "Vigilant," Appin vil 
Jenkins, Donald, gamekeeper, Craigandun 
Johnston James, Castle st 
Johnstone, John, Govandale pi 



K 



Kean, Miss Helen, Pointhouse Cres 
Keay , Crock-an'ar 

Keith Miss Cath., grocer, Inveryne pi 
Keith, Duncan, Ebenezer pi 
Keith, Mrs Mary Castle st 
Kelso Miss, Pointhouse cre» 
Kennedy, Win, ploughman, Kilmichael 
Killock, Miss, Pointhouse crescent 
Kinnie Mrs, West End house 
Kirkwood, Miss Jessie, Stonefield 



Leiteh, Miss, Shore st 

McPhail Mrs, Marinerd 

Linden James, 4 Stewart st 

Loch G Oliver, registrar, Marine rd; res, 

Kenmore, Pointhouse cres 
Loch, Wm, boatman, West End house 
Loch Miss, Royal pi 
Lochhead. Thos, Kildavalman farm 
Lyon Dueald, joiner, Springwell pi 
Lyon, George, fanner, Druuiachloy 



M 

Malcom, Agnes, George's pi 

Malcom Archibald, joiner a"d ooratbui'.fler, 

Shore st; ho Sandringhuui rer 
Malcom, James, carpenter, Rnsebery pi 
Malcom James P., farmer, Edinbeg 
Malcom, Miss Mary, Castle st 
Malcom, Robt., carpenter, Albion pi 
Marshall, Miss Grace, Alpine vil 
Martin, Arch, engineer, Scarrel 
Martin John, Tighantraigh 
Martin, John, jun., farmer, Scalpsie 
Meldrum, Mrs, 41 Castle st 
Meldrum John, Edinmore 
Middleton John, car driver, Lome pi 
Miller, Hugh, farmer, Inchmarnock 
Miller John S, George's pi 
Montgomerie Alex., farmer, Auchenteena 
Morrison, Miss Janet C, Melbourne pi 
Morrison, Mrs, farmer, Rulliecheddan 
Morrison, Mis, Lome pi 
Muir, Miss, Pier ter 
Middleton, James, farmer, Milton 
Munn Misses, Ardenlea 
Munsie, Mrs, Lome pi 
Murray Mrs Agnes, Shore st 
Murray, Alex. Govandaie pi 
Murray, Miss, Stonefield 
Myles Mis, Wester Kames 
Mylne Mrs Alfred, Ponoma ho 



Lamont, Miss Annie, TIghantraigh 
Lamont, Mrs Cath., Hafton pi 
Lamont, Jas., fencer, Cuilnashamrag 
Lamont, Jn. M'N., writer, ArJentigh 
Lamont John, Cuilnashamrag 
Lamont Wm D, Fir Cliff 
Lawrie, Lewis, residenter, Inveryne pi 
Leiteh, Colin, Shore st 

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Mac 

McAlister, Mrs, farmer Meikle Kilm: i y 
McArthur, Mrs John D., Straad 
McArthur mis Marion, Melbourne pi 
McArthur, Robt, fishermen, Ballycuri ie sh 
McArthur Mrs, Ballycurrie shore 
McArthur, Thos.. fisherman, Ballycurrie sh 
McCallum, Colin, Upper Ardroscadale 
McConnechy, Hnry, farmer, Largivrechtan 
McDermid, Henry, labourer'Angus pi 
McDermot Chas, painter, Ettrick hank 
McDonald, Dugald., farmer, Auchavoulalg 
McDonald Ronald, 8 Burnside avenue 
McDonald Wm., woodman, Cuilnashamrag 



HOUSEHOLDERS -North Butt. 



McDougall, Dun., Castle st 

McDougall, Jas., fisherman, Straad 

JIcDougall, Miss, dairy, Castle st 

McDougall, Thomas, fisherman, Straad- 

McDougall, Wltr., fisherman, Ballycurriesh 

McDougall, Win., fisherman, Ballycurriesh 

McFarlane Chas, farmer, Cranslagmory 

Macrie, Mfnrmer, Mid Park, Inchmarnock 

McFie Duncan, gardener, Karnes castle 

Macfle, Hugh's heirs, farmer, Ballycaul 

Macfie, John, farmer, Lower Ettrick 

McGlashan , Dug., yachtmaster, Stonefield 

McGregor, Mrs Eliz., Pointhouse cres 

McGregor Mrs, Sardinia pi 

Mcllraith, Mrs, Edina villa 

M-Intosh, Don., Pointhouse cres 

Mclntyie Andrew, farmer, Glenmore 

Mclntyi-e Alex., farmer, Dunalunt 

Mclntyre, Arch, farmer, Ballanlay 

Mclctyre Mrs Don., Lome pi 

Mclntyre John, engineer, Pointhouse cres 

McKinnon Arch, Angus pi 

McLean Dugald, farm manager, Mechnoch 

McKay Mrs John, farmer, Barone Park 

McKay Mrs, 1 Stewart st 

McKechnie, John, Govandale pi 

McKenzie cadt. R, Angus pi 

McKellar Mrs Peter. Rhoda 

MeKenzie Miss, Stella Maris 

McKinnon Mrs, Quay st 

McKirdy Gilbert, carter, Angus pi 

McKirdy Peter.|Ardmalish cot 

McKirdy Win, Straad 

McLean, Hugh, Castle st 

McManus, Thomas, golf course keeper, 

Rhubodach 
McMillan Duncan, joiner, Inverynepl 
McMillan jn'S James, Burnside ave 
McMillan, Peter, retired, Pointhouse cres 
McMillan Mrs Sarah. Angus pi 
McPhail John, motorman, Buckingham tei 
McPhail, Mrs Mary. Iona pi 
McQueen. Andrew, carpenter, 26 Castle st 
McQueen Neil, labourer, Brown's land 
MeVicar John, Kilmichael 



N 



R 



, tramway manager, 



Neill John, Gleniea 
Niven lames, Ulva pi 



ROBERTSON Arch. 

Pointhouse 
Robertson Jas, Marine rd 
Robertson Jas., miller, Greenan 
Robertson Robt. , Greenanjfarm 
Rodger Miss, Rose cot 

Rodger Wm., saddler, "Bannatyne Mains rd 
Rodger, Mrs, Bannatyne Mains road 



Salmon nrs, Govandale pi 
Semple J. C, chemist, Lamont pi 
Sharp, Daniel, surfaceman, Iona pi 
Shaw Daniel, blacksmith, Straad 
Shaw Neil, blacksmith, Castle st 
Shaw Neil, ploughman, Edinmore 
Shearer Jas., yachtmaster, Quay st 
Simpson, Mrs and Hugh, farmei's, West St 

Colmac 
Simpson John, farmer, Mid St Colmac 
Sinclair, Dugald, seaman, Inveryne pi 
Skinner H, constable, Lome pi 
Smart A, gamekeeper, Karnes Castle 
Smart James, Royal pi 
Smith Mrs Georgina J, Sardinia pi 
Smith Mrs, Creek drive 
Smith John, blacksmith, Ettrick 
Stalker Gilbert, teacher, Lamont pi 
Stalker Gilb., yachtmaster, Lamont pi 
Stevenson Mrs Janet, farmer, Kilbride 
Stewart Alex. & Robt., farmes, Nether 

Ardroscadale 
Stewart, Arch,, blacksmith, New Hafton pi 
Stewart Harry, boat hirer, Sardinia pi 
Stewart Mrs Mary, Nether Ardroscadale 
Stewart, Wm, church officer, Glenlets 
Stewart, Wm., Marine rd 
Stewart Mrs, Cuilnashamrag 
Stirling Robt, Angus pi 
Snmmers, Archd, Melbourne pi 
Sutherland Geo., Ebenezer pi 
Sutherland John gardener, Iona pi 
Symons Benjamin, Ardentigh 



Paterson Mrs, Marine 
Paton Mrs, Victoria pi 
Pttrie, Tames, cabinetmaker, Govanda p 



T 

Tennant, Andrew, IS Victoria pi 
Thomson David, blacksmith, N Hafton pi 



HOUSKHOLDERS— North Bute. 



Thomson, .Tames, moulder, Govandale pi 
Thomson Mrs Margr., Rnyal pi 

Thomson Nurss, Stewaithall 



Welsh sirs Geo, baker, Melbourne pi; ho 

Beechbank, Bannatyne, Mains rd 
Wilson James, contractor, Victoria pi 
Wotherspoon John, draper, TJlva pi 



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Waters Mrs Helen, Marine rd 



Yuille, Arthur H, Kamesbank 



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Parish of Kingarth 

Including the Village of Kilchattan Bay). 



A 

Allan James, Albert place, Kilchattan Bay 
AndersonAlx., p c, Kingaith Police station 



B 

Baillie Win,, Culevine, Kilchatfui Bay 
Ballantyne Robert, Ascog bank 
Begg James, blacksmith, Kingarth 
Begg , gardener, Ascoa bank 
Beith Miss J, Kilchattan Bay 
Bell Duncan, baker, Kilchattan Bay 
Bell M. jun., Kilchattan Bay 
Black D, Windsor cot, Mountstuart 
Black Daniel, joiner, Kerrycroy 
Black Robert, roadman, Kilchattan Butts 
Blackwood Miss A, Kilchattan Bay 
Brisbane , Ascog hall 



F 



Farmer David, gardener, Millbank 
Ferguson David, farmer, Ardnahoe 
Ferguson Duncan, Piperhall 
Ferguson Dun. grain merchant. Kilchattan 

Butts 
Ferguson Miss K, Wee Bay, Kilchattan Bay 
Fleming Rbt, ssc, Oaktield, Kilchattan B 
Fisher James, Kilchattan Bay 
Fisher Wm, postman, Kilchattan Bay 



G 

Gemmell Wm, farmer, Kerrytonlia 
Gill Hugh, labourer, Kilchattan Bay 
Gill James, Kingaith 
Gillespie W., Gilroy, Kilchattan By 
Gilmour Thomas, tilemaker, Kilchattan By 
Gordon Robt., gamekeeper. Jlountstuart 
Grade Wm, Home farm, Mountstuart 



H 



Campbell Archd, Ascog 
Campbell A A (of Giffnock), Kilchattan By 
Campbell, Colin, farmer, Ascog 
Campbell Mrs Wm., Kilchattan Bay 
Christer Dvd., labourer, Kil. Bay 
Clapperton W., traveller, Kilchattan Bay 
Connell Edward, traveller, Kilchattan Bay 
Cowie xev A R, U F Church, Ascog 
Cowie L., Mountstuart 
Crawford John., farmer, Little Kilchattan 
Crawford, Thos., farmer, Langalbuiuoch 
Crawford Wm., farmer, Langalchorad 
Crawford Wm., hotel keeper, Kingarth 



D 

Davis Miss Jeanie, Kilchattan Bay 
Dean Adam, quarryman, Kilchattan Bay 
Dott Angus, Culevin 
Duncan Miss Bella., Kilchattan Bay 



Hall Jas, vineries, Ascog 
Heron mis Michael, Mountstuart 
Hill Jack, Inglefield, Kil. Bay 
Hinshilwood J, Ascog cot 



Jamieson J, Burnside, Ascog 

Jardine mis, Balmory 

Johnston Alex, joiner, Mountstuart 



K 

Keith Mrs Dan., Mountstuart cots 
Keith Duncan, Mountstuart cots 
Kelso Malcolm, Kilchattan Bay 
McKay Chas., tailor, Klchattan Bay 
McKay Robert, farmer, Bruchag 
McKay Mrs Robert, Kilchattau Bay 



E 

Esplin W. T., registrar, Braudane ho. 



Lamont Andrew, joiner, Mewfarm 
Lamont Jas.moiecatcher, Kilchattan Butt 
Lawson John, St Blanes hotel 
Lucas Jas, teacher.Kilchattan Bar 



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HOUSEHOLDERS— Kingarth. 



M 

Middletnn Angus, Newfarm 
Middletou liobert. Mountstuart 
Morrison James, bakec, Krlchattan Bav 
Morrison John, Ashgrove, Kilcliattan Bay 
Morrison John, fisherman, ,, 

Morrison, Roht, ,, ■ * 



R 

Railway Convaalescent Home, Ascog 
Robertson Arch, farmer, Birgidale Knock 
Robertson James, Kilchattan Bay 
Robertson R., Kilchattan Bay 
Rose sirs David, Newfarm 



Mac 



McArthur A J, Kilchattan Bay 

Me Arthur Donald, R H, KB 

M.vbeth Miss Mary, Ard-Ascog 

McDermot D, Mountstuart 

McDougall Jn, fisherman, KB 

Macewen Mrs, South Garrachty 

McFarlane Mrs, St Margaret's, Ascog 

Mac-tie Alex, fencer, Kilchattan Butt 

Maerie Dan, jr, Kingarth 

Martie, Dan, seaman, K B 

Maciie Robert, K B 

McKay Chas,. tailor, Kilcliattan Bay 

McKav Wm., Ascog house 

Mclntyre Arch, K B 

McKenzie John, gardener, Stevenson home 

Ascog 
McLeod N., gardener, Milibank, Ascog 



Shaw Arch, ploughman, Kerrytonlia 

Shelds Jas., engineer, Mountstuart 

Smith, Mrs Millbrae, Ascog 

Speirs Mrs, Piperhall 

Steel Robert, tilework lab., Kilchattan Bay 

Stewart Rev Daniel, M.A., Manse 

Stewart Thos., farmer, Ascog 

Stewart Win., woodman, Kilchattan Bay 

Stuart John, Marquis of Bute, Moiint 

stuart House 
Swan George, Glencoe, Ascog 



Themas John, trapper. Kilchattan Bay 
Townsley Rev J, M A. Kilchattan Bay 



N 

Xapier ffra, Kilchattan Bay 



Potts Donald, Kilchattan Bay 



w 



Walker T, Kilchattan Bay 

Wallace Dan, gamekeeper, Piperhall 

Wilson Hugh, Kerrycroy 



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Accountants 

Eraser R. W., 73 Victoria st 
Loch, Geo. O., alaa, 20 Castlehill st 
Miller, Peter, c\., IS Watergate 
M'Bain, A (1 c A, 43 Watergate 
Mackinnon ,1ms, cra, it Albert pi 
Patepson James, fsaa, fcis, Public 
Auditor), IS Castle st 

JR rated Water Manufacturers 
Cunningham & Co., Palace bldgt 

Architects 

Dewap, Duncan. 15 Castle st 
McKinlay, Andrew M. 6 Castle st 
MeLintoek, George M., High st 



Auctioneers 

Montgomerie, Frank, Albert pi 
McKendriek, Walter, 47 Watergate 

Bakers 
Bapp George G, 30 Montague St and 

25 E'Princes st 
Brown Archd 15 Tower st 
Dick. Campbell 8, 69 Montague st 
•Co-Operative Soc. 5£ E Princes st 
Lamont, John, 19 Gallowgate 
Morris, James, 72 Victoria st 
Muip, Charles, 17 High st, 17 Argyle st 
McNleol, James, 87 Montague st 
McNieol, Neil, SI High st 

Billiard Rooms 
Lawpie, John M, Gallowgate 

Billposters 

Allen David. 45 High st 

Blacksmiths 

Baipd, Andrew B., 113 High st 
M'Bride, Robert, John st 
Shaw Daniel, Croft lane 
Watson D & Sons , 11 Castle st 



Boarding Houses and Camps 
Academy Terrace— Miss Stewart 
Apdwell, Craigmore— Mrs Renwick 
Apdyne-Elysium, Craigmore 

Tunis 
Apgyle Boarding House, 11 Argyle pi 

— Mrs Wilson, proprietrix 
Aseog 1 Hall— C. M. Brisbane 
Bpeadalbane, 1 Mountstuart rd— A 

Neilson Fyfe 
Carndhu, 6 Battery pi-Mrs JI'Leod 
Co-Opepative Camp, Canada Hill 
Craigmore Hotel and Pension — Mrs 

Sinclair 
Faipfleld, Craigmore— Mrs Campbell 
Cpaigmope House, near Pier— Areh 

B Terns 
Cpaig-nethan. Craigmore, Miss Kerr 
Cpaigliea, .Ardbeg— Mrs McCord 
Delhi House, 19 Craigmore road- 
Messrs Johnston & Plumpton. 
Empire, 5 Battery pi — Mrs Bain- 
bridge 
Gpeenbank. Ardbeg, Mrs Dr Reid 
Helenslea, Crichton road — Misses 

Ferguson 
Ivy House, A M Boyd, 8 Argyle pi 
Madras House, 16 Craigmore rd 

J F Johnston 
Pension Craigmore — S Blaikey 
Roekfoy, Elysium — Campbell 
Roekvale -Clifton, Argyle ter— 

Miss M'Neill 
St Margaret's, 2 Royal ter— Mrs M 

Peacock 'Phone. 46 

Tigrhnamapa.Ardbeg-C M Reitzler 
'Wavepley, Argyle st — Mrs Johnston 
Whitehouse, 19 Battery pi— Sweet 
Windsor Boarding House, 27 Bat 

terv pi — Mrs Jean Bird 
Woodbank, 38 Ardbeg rd— Misses 

Dunn 
YWCA.20 Battery pi 

Boat Builders 

Cooke Wm.,«Highst 
Dewap Francis, Church lane, High st 
M'Faplane, George, Mill st 
TayioP Jas., Ladeside 



TRADERS- Rothesay. 



Boat Hirers 

Campbell John, E. Princes st 
Dewar, Francis, Esplanade 
Fpeekleton John, Esplanade 
Knox, Duncan, Albert pi 
McFaplane, George, Esplanade 
Mclvep, J as., West Bay 
Scott W, West bay 

Symes, West Esplanade <fc Craigmore pr 
Taylop, Jas, Esplanade 
Weir, Ardbeg 



Booksellers, Newsagents, 
Stationers, &c 

Buchanan Andrew, 49 Montague st 
Clay, T. M., 11 Victoria st 
Craighead Mrs, Guildford sq 
Davie, John M, 8 Bridge-end st 
Doug-all J S., 21 Victoria st, and 33 

Gallowgate 
Duncan, Miss, Argyle st 
Faiplie W, 58* High st 
Lyle, Miss 1 Montague st 
Mackie William, 22 Mill st 
M'JNicol Miss, 6 Bishop st 12 Albert pi 
Robertson, Marion, 45 High st 
Sinclair, T & M, E Princes st 
StewaPt, Misses M. & F., 80 Ardbeg 
Waterson, Mrs, Montague st 



Cabinet Makers 

Dodds, John G, Colbeck pi 
Archer Samuel, High st 
Smith, James, 13 Bishop st 
SpeiPS, Chas S, Creek drive, Ardbeg 

Carriage Hirers 
Maptin, J. & A., Chapelhill rd; Call 

Office, 20 East Princes st 
Maptin Brothers, 35 Watergate 
M'Garrii.y Win, 21 East Princes st 
M'Kirdy & MMillan, East Princes st 
Pullen Charles J, 21 Bridge st 
M'Kellar Capt, Craigmore pier 
Tramway Company 

Carriers 
Rothesay and Glasgow— 
BiPnie, Wit., 100 Montague st ; Glas- 
gow — 37 .Mitchell st, & 31 Hutchison st 

M'Gilp, Daniel, 3 Tower st ; Glasgow 
—81 Virginia st., 104 E. Howard st. 
and 17 Miller st 

Rothesay, Port-Bannatyne and 

MOUNTSTUART— 

Faulds, W. Mill st 
Meikle & McKellar, Quay 
M'Gilp Daniel, 3 Tower st 
Shaw & Gillies, Quay 



Boot and Shoemakers 

Dick, R & J, Ltd., 44 Montague st 
Edwards E, 75 Ardbeg rd 
Greenlees & Sons, Montague st 
Houston John, 12 Mill st 
Lochhead J, 6 Bridgend st 
Murdoch Angus, 24 Watergate 
McKay , 5 W Princes st 
M'Stay Joseph, 8 Ladeside 
Stead & Simpson, 99 Montague st 
Sweenie, J, 01 High st 
Thompeon, A R, 92 Montague st 
Weip. I, 71 Montague st 



Brokers 

Dewar Francis, Church lane, High st 
Faulds Win, 11 & 13 M st 
MoPPell, John (second hand goods) G 
Ladeside 



Builders 

Bone, Robert, Russell st 
Duncan James, 13 Mill st 
Hunter John R & Sons, Castle st 
Lyle, Robert, Townhead 



Carting Contractors 

Faulds W, 11 Mill st 
Meikle & MeKellar, Quay 
Mackirdy Taggart, 34 Bishop st 
Shaw <fc Gillies, Quay 

Cartwrights 

Kipkwood, David, 111 High st 
McBride James, John st 
Morrison Robert, 18 Mill st 
Robertson, John, Watergate 

Chemists and Druggists 

Hicks Ceo & Son, 1 Victoria st 
Lyle, Win, 13 E Pi-incus st 
Meldpum Win., 43 Victoria st, and 

Port-Bannatyne 
Tait Barbara, 94 Montague st 
Wilkie Chas, 20 Argyle st. 'Phone 168 

Drug stores. 
Hunter's Photo store, 19 Bridgend st 
Roabuck C W, 19 Columshill st 

Chimney Sweepers 

The Slaters and 
MilleP Wm, 13 Stewart st 
Semple James K, 2 Minister's brae 



T RADERS- Rothesay. 



China & Earthenware Dealers 

Davie John M, 6 Bridgend st 
McNab J W & Sons, 1 Albert pi 
McRae, J, 29 Gallowgate & 107 Mon- 
tague st 

Coal Merchants 

Andrews J, Church lane, High st 
Dixon, Wm., Limited, 13 King st 
Gillies John, Bridgend st 
Halliday George Ltd., Stuart st 
Hogarth, John, Venetzia, Argyle pi 
Mackirdy Taggart, 33 Bishop st 
Sturgeon, Robert, 20 Mill st 
Todd John B, 25 Bridge st 

Confectioners 

KThe Grocers and 
Allan, Mrs E. R., 63 Victoria st 

Biagioni F, 56 and 58 High st 

Biagioni P, 38 -Montague st 

Bonaccopsi, 21-23 Watergate st 

Buchanan, I. & M., Victoria st 

Cameron Ewan, 9 Gallowgate 

Cornelli, Montague st, Dean Hood pi, 
Gallowgate & Victoria st 

Dobbie, Miss J., the Pier 

Hunter, 15 Mill st 

Ferrari , 13 Tower st 

Haig, Mrs, Kiosk, Meadows 

Lawson Mrs, 17 Victoria st 

McColl R S, 3 Victoria st 

M'Dougall Robt, 6 Argyle st 

McGhee Robt, 22 Bishop st 

Mc Vicar, Miss, 24 West Princes st 

Parkhill Miss, 15 Gallowgate 

Reid, Alfred, 5 Mill st 

Stewart. Mrs Bridgend st 

Suffredini G, ll High st & 26 E Prin- 
ces st 

Cycle and Motor Agents 
and Repairei's 
Aird, David, 1 Mill st 
CaldeP Brothers, 91 Montague st 
GUlies John, 45 Montague >-t 
Thorn Alex, & Co, 22 Bridge st 

Dairy Keepers, tfec. 

Buttercup Dairy Co., Montague st 
Callan, Mrs, E Princes st 
Laidlaw Mrs, 11 Bishop st 
Lauder Mrs, Carlton Caf e\ 19 Argyle st 
Love, Miss, 3 Dean Hood pi & Bridgend s 
Maypole Dairy Co., 56 Montague st 
McDougall Miss, 1 Gallowgate 
McDuff Iras T, i E Princes st 
M'Feat John. 14 W Princes st 
McMillan Mrs, 10 Tower st 
McMillan John, Watergate 

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Stone, Mrs Joseph, 2 Columshill st 
Shaw, Miss Jean, Croft, 97 High st 
Young, Miss 13 Wyndham id 



Dentists 

GoPdon T, Gartmore. 28 Argyleist 
Mclllpaith, James R., Edina villa, 

Ardbeg 
Thomson E Purvis, lds., RCS, Edin, 
1 Argyle pi 

Drapers 

Astle , 106 Montague st, and 2, 4. 6 

Dean Hood pi 
Brown A & Son, 31 & 33 Montague st 
Brown Miss, Albert pi 
Caldwell Brothers, 1 and 2 Albert st 

and 13 Montague st 
Hill Mrs Susan, 78 Montague st 
Lauder. Misses J & A, 88 Montague st 
Lauder, Rbt., 9 W Princes st, & Albert p 
Miller & Co., 48 Montague st 
Muip, Win. C, 19 Montague st 

Dressmakers 
Henderson Miss, Bute mansions 
Haig, Miss, Seabank buildings 
Higgle, Miss H M, 20 Bridge st 
Pinkerton Miss, Columshill st 

Dyers and Cleaners 

Casfelebank, 48 & 53 Montague st 
Pullars, 6 Dean Hood pi 

Drysaltery. 
MeFie, Miss Mary, 23 High st 

Electricians. 
Graham, Jas, 9 Montague st 
Maitland Geo, 7c Bridgend st 
McNab J W <fe Sons, 24 Watergate 
Thom A & Co, 22 Bridge st 

Engineers (Motor) 

Bpown & Gpaeie, Mill st 
Thorn A & Co, 22 Bridge st 
Yeates Brothers, Bridgend st 



Farmers 



Ardbeg . . 
Ashfleld . . 
Bogany .. 

Crossbeg 

Eastlands 

Gartnakailly 



Mrs Alex Currie 
J M Baxter 
A & J Bodys 
Duncan Currie 
Archie M'Gilvary 
Andrew T Ritchie 



Kncckanreoch and 

Larkhall . . John M'Millan 
Little Grenach .. JasM'Intyre 



TRADERS— Rothesay 



Little Barone . . Wm C Millar 

Lochencl . . Peter Canning 

Lochly . . . . Malcolm McPhee 

Meikle Grenach. . W Craig 

Westland . . Mrs John Currie 

Windyhall .. Mrs T. H. Harvey 

Firewood- 

Rothesay Firewood Co, 48 Mill st 

Fish Curers 
Bapp, Peter <fe Sons, Ltd., Watergate 

and 76 High st 'Phone, No. 169 
Slaven John S, West Castle st 
Tweedley John, 17 Stuart st 

Fishmongers 

Jeffrey, A & L, 117 Montague st & 

Tower st 
Slaven, J S, 22 High st and 61 Mon 

tague st 
Smith, John, 35 Victoria st 
ThoPDUPn, John, 18 W. Princes st 

Fleshers 

Anderson, John D, Albert pi 
British and Argentine Meat Coy, Mon- 
tague st 
Brownlie Win., Watergate 
Crawford Brothers, 19 Gallowgate 
Cuppie John, 115 Montague st 
Currie, Duncan, 3 Bishop st 
Eastman's Limited, 57 Montague st 
Grent ,19 Watergate 
Harvey, R, 23 Montague st 
Jones John, 89 High st 
M'Intype Jas & Son, 81 Montague 
SquaiP, Wm. H., 5 Gallowgate 
Wilkinson James, '99 High st & 74a 
Ardbeg rd 

Florists, Nurserymen, Seeds- 
men, and Market Gardeners. 
Finlayson Ed, Nursery, Crichton rd 
Hall James, Vineries, Ascog 
Lister, Alex., Meadowbank, Barone r 

shop, 11 High st 
McEwan D, Eden pi, High st 
M'Laren, John. Braeside 
McRae, Eden Nurseries, High st ; and 

Earl Park Gardens, Ardbeg rd 

Fruiterers and Greengrocers 

Beattie Miss M-, 9 Argyle st 
Beveridge J, 20 Tower st 
Burgoyne, Mrs, 95 Montague st 
Chisholm Miss, Wyndham road 
Currie, Miss, 15 Argyle st 
Inglis James, 6 Gallowgate 
Lawson Mrs, 17 Victoria st 
Lister Miss, High st 
M'Donald #■ Hannay, 25 Gallowgate 
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M'Dougall Miss. 1 Gallowgate 
M'Nicol, Miss, E. Princes st 
Rankin. Mist'es. Albert pi 
Slaven, James, 10 W. Princes st 
Slaven, Jessie, Stuart st 
Swan George, 79 Montague st 

Gentlemen's Outfitters. 

Bupgoyne Wm., 85 Montague st 
Meikle Helen, Victoria st 
McKay Charles, Victoria st 
McLachlan. John, 67 Montague st 
Ppentice George, 25 Victoria st 

Glaziers 

Murray D. C. & Co., 86 Montague st 
also several Painters and Joiners. 

Grain, and Potato Merchants 

Fishep, James, King st, W Castle st & 

King's Mill, Mill st 
Ferguson Duncan, 10 King st 
McEwan, Duncan, 68 High st 
Stewart Robert, John st 

Gramophone Agents. 

Yeates Brothers, 10 Argyle st 

Grocers 
(Licensed marked I). 
Barclay Mrs Margt., Wyndham rd 
Baxter, John M., 19b Argyle st 
Bryee Alex.. Barone rd 
Brown, Mrs Alex. 34 Columshill st 
Oallan, Geo. M., 21 E. Princes st 
Cameron Ewan, 9 Gallowgate 
Coope>'& Go's Stores Limited, 14 High 

st & 24 Montague 
Cunningham And, 47 Victoria st 
Cunningham. Danl, 81 Montagu. 
Cuppie, Miss, 14 Castle st 
JEdgar Walter, 2 Castle st 
Findlay. Wm., 137 High st 
Finlay , Peter, Wyndham rd 
ZFupniss , 8 W Princes a% 
Hamilton, Andrew, 2 Bridge-end 
Hapvey Mrs B. , 27 Mill st 
ZHolt Jas, Columshill st 
Inglis James, 6 Gallowgate 
Laidlaw Mrs, 11 Bishop st 
Lamont Daniel jun. 92 High st 
Lipton, Ltd.. Montague st 
JMaitland, Joseph, 62 Montague st 
Maltman, Tom, Mill st 
ZMillaP, Mrs Andrew M., 1 Argyle st 
JMoodie George, 72 Ardbeg rd 
M'Callum, Mrs Neil, 96 Montague st 
Mcintosh Miss Nellie, 73 High st 
M'Kendrick, mis*. 39 Watergate 
Maekinnon John, 8 Montague st 
m'LeanChas., Mill st 
McNata Hamilton, 84 High st 



TRADERS Rothseay. 



Sloan Mrs J, 85 High st 
Stone, Mrs Joseph, 2 Columshill st 
Stirrat Mr & Mrs, 8 Dean Hood pi 
/Swanston Arthur & Son, W Prln- 

ZUrquhart, J. A. & Son, 13 Argyle st 



Hairdressers 

Cameron, G O & Son., 51 Victoria st 
Dow & Son, 17 Watergate 
Lawson, Misses, 81 Victoria st 
Morrison, Arch., 90 Montague st 
M'Millan, Archd, 7 High st 
Weir, W M., 3 Bridge st 



Hotel Keepers 

l Licensed 
ZArgyle, 27 Watergate Miss Grindley 
/Bute Arms, Guildford square— Win 

Watson 
Bute Private, Wesst Princes street — 

James M'Millan 
Esplanade, Guildford square —J H 

Mackay 
George, Argyle st— Misses J & M Lyle 
Glenbupn Hydro, Mountstuart rd 
Livingstonia, Guildford SO.--J Blair 
(Lorne, Guildford square — John Lyle 
Madeira, 1 Tower st— T A Bradbury 
?Mapine, Argyle st— John Blair 
Osborne,, 87 Victoria st — Mrs Pirie 
ZRoyal, Albert pi— Reston W 
^Victoria, 57 Victoria st— John Blair 



House Agents and Factors. 
Dewar, Duncan. 15 Castle st 
Fishep James, W. Castle st 
Miller, Robert C, Montague st 
Montgomerie, Arch , Albert pi 
McApthup, Peter, Pier 
Macbeth & Maclagan, Mount- 
pleasant 
M'Callum, John, Savings bank 
McKellap, capt Peter. Craigmore pier 
Mackinnon Jas ,cra,1) Albert pi 
"Wilson, Alexander & Co., Castle 

st 

House Furnishers 

Moppison John, 14 Toworst 
M'Guire, Mrs, Russel st 
Robertson, A & Son, 101 Montague st 



Insurance Agents 
Campbell, J. R., Clydesdale bank 
Fulton Wm, Castle st 
Grant, Wm., Watergate 



Higgle, George, 22 Bridge st 
Logan Hugh, 18 Ardbeg rd 
Maebeth&Maelagan.M'tpleasant 
M'Kay, Chas. Jtin., 32 Castle st 
Mackinnon, George, Westwood 
Mackinnon James, C Ra, Albert pi 
McVicap D, Bank of Scotland 
Montgomepie, Arch., Albert pi 
McCallum, John. Savings bank 
SpeiPS. Charles, Creek Drive, Ardbeg 
Tait M , Pearl, Bishop st 
Turner, Colin B., Craigmore 
Wilson, Alexander & Co., Castle st 
Wood A Thomson, Royal Bank 

Ironmongers 
Bpown & Co., 43 Montague st 
Gillies John, 4ft Montague st 
Laurie T., 31 Watergate 
Maitland George, 7c Bridgend st 
McNab J W & Sons. West Princes st 
McRae J.. 107 Montaguest 
Napier, Thomas, 68 Monta gue st 
6Jd Bazaar, Montague st 

Joiners 

Bowman, Wm., 1 West Castle st 
Dobbie, Alex., Bishop terrace br 
Dobbie & Macdonald, i Ladeside 
Dodds, John G, Colbeck pi 
Donaldson David, 22 Bridge st 
Holmes, John, 83 Montague st 
Johnstone Hugh, Mill st 
Morrison, Robert, Mill st 
McBride, James, John st 
McCallum & Son, 50 High st & Aid 

McNab. Alex. & Son. 24 Watergate st 
Robertson John, 33a Watergate 
Smith James, 13 Bishop st 
SpeiPS. Chas. S., Creek drive, Ardbeg 
Taylor, Edward, Kerrycruisach 

Ladies' & Children's Outfitters 

Astle , 100 Montague st, and 2, 4 

and 6 Dean Hood pi 

Finlay. Miss, 93 Montague st 

FPeekleton, Misses, Ornatus ter- 
race, Ardbeg 

Heaton Miss Marion, 75 Montague so 

Hill Mrs, 85 Montague st 

Hogg, Mrs, 15 Argyle st 

Johnston G & A, 67 Victoria st 
Lauder. Misses J &A 88 Mpntague st 

Lauder, Robert, 7 Albert, pi 
MillCP & Co., S3 Montague st 
McApthur, Miss, 69 Victoria st 
McConnell C. & Co., 21 Montague st 
Maepherson Miss F, U Gallowgate 
Sinclair Miss M K, 59 Montague st 



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TRADERS— Rothesay 



Maemillan's 7 & 18 Avgyle st ; 

'Phone No., 92 
Mactavish, miss, 53 Victoria st 
Ralston, Mrs, 9a Gallowgate 
Whiteford, Miss, 3 Dean Hood pi 

Laundries 

Johnstone Miss, 25 Barone rd 
Richmond Park, Cambuslang 

Bute Agency, 16 West Pnnces street 
Rothesay Steam Laundry-36 Bridge 

st — John Rankine, prorpietor 
Symes, R, 85 High st 

Librarians 

Clay,T. M., 11 Victoria st 
Stewart Institute, Montague st 

Lime Merchant 

Mackirdy, T., 34 & 38 Bishop st 

Miller 

Fisher, James, the King's Mill, Mill st 

M Hitters 

Astlc, Mrs, 100 Montague st 
Caldwell Brothers, 13 Montague st 
McConnell, C & Co., 21 Montague st 
Macphepson, Miss. 4£ Gallowgate 
Mactavish Miss, Victoria st 
Paterson, J., 31 Victoria st 

Music Sellers 

Calder, Limited, 10 Montague st 

Newspaper Correspondents 
and Advertising Agents 

Rwing, A.., Buteman Office 
Fleming Gavin. Express office 
Higgie, Geo., Directory and Guide Office 
Mackenzie, M., Express Office 
Stevenson Charles W. Buteman office 

Opticians. 

Vogt Win & Son, 19 High st 

Painters 

Canning Jas & Son, John st 
Ferguson Alex., 7 Bridgend st 
Murray, D. C. & Co., K6 Montague st 
stark John, jun., Chapelhill rd 
M'Fie, Dugald H.. 65 High st 
Stewart J B & Son. 26 Watergate 
Stewart W. & G., IS Gallowgate 

Pawnbroker 
lanes, George, W. Castle st 



Photographers 

Adamson & Son, 23 Argyie 

Bell J H, Dean Hood pi 
Rodger, David, 9 Victoria st 
Sweet, Charles & Son., 19 Battery pi 

Plasterers 
Duncan, Matthew & Co., Ladeside 
McQuistin John & Co, J ohn st 

Picture Houses. 

De Luxe, off West Princes st 
Palace, East Princes st 

Plumbers 
Chisholm Win, nr Fountain, Ardbeg 
Cruiekshanks, John, 49 High 
Cunningham. Daniel, 17 Bridgend st 
Duncan AIpx, 10 Watergate 
Gilchrist, Robt, 13 the Terrace 
Miller Jas & Son, Columshill st 
Napier. Thomas, 68 Montague st 
Morrison, Bros., 33 Watergate 
Peacock, A R.,23 High st 

Porters 

1— Stewart, John, Hillhouse rd 
2— McLean Angus, High st 
3— M'Donald, Jas., 3 Russell st 
5— M'Lachlan Francis, Columshill st 
6— Dalgleish John, Castle st 
7— James M'Dougall. Roslin pi 
8— William Rinpie, 
9— Patrick Shields, 55 Montague st 
10— Maitland John, 9 Mill st 

Postmen 

Alexander John, 32 Castle st 
Currie Wm, 3 Union st 
Curry H, Eden pi 
Ferguson, J., Argyie pi 
Jamieson Robt, 20 Bishop st 
Kean, Colin, 11 Mansefield pi 
Leitch, Colin, Port- Banna tyne 
Monechan T. Ardbeg rd 
Mutch, John W., 66 Montague st 
M 'Arthur, E., 94 High st 
M'Farlane, R , Argyie st 
M'Gilvary H, 14 Hillhouse rd 
M'Lellan.' M., 27 Argyie st 
M'Nab, Russell, 32 Bishop st 
Nicholson Robt., 20 Bridge st 
Perston Gavin. 58 Ladeside st 
Robertson, John, 1 Columshill pi 
Smith, Arch., Croft .lodge 
Stewart J, Serpentine rd 






TRADERS— Rothesay. 



Potted Meat Maker. 
Ferguson, Mrs 21 Gallowgate 

Poulterers, &c. 
Jeffrey, A & L, 5 Tower st 
Slaven J S,22 High st 61 Montague st 
Smith John, 35 Victoria st 
Thorbuvn, John, W, Princes st 



Printers and Publishers 

Buteman Ltd., 10 Castle st— Chaa M 

Stevenson, manager 
Higgle & Co., 22 Bridge st 

Bonnie Scotland s liesorts 

Belega Skotlando 

Boni Shetland 

Bute County Directory 

The Coat' Guide 

La Enamieg'o d<i la Nacioj 

Scottish Scenery 

Scots at Haute and Ahroad 
Mackenzie M& Son , Express office, 10 

Montague st 

Remnant Shops. 

Anderson, Miss, 52 High st 
Whiteford Miss, Dean Hood pi 

Restaurants and Tea Rooms. 
Allan, Mrs E. J., 63 Victoria st 
Barr, Miss, Bishop st 
Cuthill James, 3 Argyle st 
Buchanan, Malcolm, 27 Victoria st 
Buchanan, Misses I. & M, 15 Victoria st 
Cottage Tea Rooms. Albert pi 
Donaldson, David, 7 Bridge st 
Goldie Mrs, E. Princes st 
Heaton, W. H.. Jun.. 23 E Princes st 
Johnston, Daniel, 82 Montague st 
Kettledrum, Suffredini,E Princes st 
Kendall Sisters. 106 Montague st 
Lawson, Mrs, 17 Victoria st" 
Leitch, Mrs Henry, Argyle st 
Moretti D, 16 E Princes st 
Morrie, James, 72 Victoria st 
Morrison Misses J & S, boulevard, 77 

Victoria st 
M'Millan Miss, E Princes st 
M'Neil Dougall, 15 Montague st 
M'Quistan Miss, Montague st 
Napier, W., "Royal," ill Montague s 
Palace, Palace buildings, E Princes s 
Scott, Jiiss, E Princes st 
Stewart Institute, Montague st 

Saddlers 

Livingstone, Rich., 14 Castlehill st 
"Whiteford Jas, 20 High st 



Sculptor 
Kirkhope, Wm & Son, Townhead 

Sheet Metal Workers. 
Maitland Geo., 7c Bridge-end st 
McNab, John & Sons, 24 Watergate 

Shipping and Forwarding 

Agents 
Miller, R C & Son, Montague st 



Slaters 
Hyndman, James & Son, Colbeck pi 
Leekie, Wm. M., Bridge st 
Miller, James & Son, 5Columshill st 
Paterson Robert & Son, 50 High st 
Semple Jas K, 20 Mill st 



Spirit Merchants 

Licensed Hotel-Keepers and 

Bell, Duncan, "Galatea" Bar, 3, 5 and 
7 Bridgend st 

Brown David, Black Bull, W Princes st 

Brown, David M, Bigh st 

Campbell, Arch, Tower & Castle hill 
sts 

Crawf ord, Mrs Ida, 4 Bridgend st 

Dewar Charles, 8 Castle st 

Garthland T F, Castlehill st 

Gillies Neil, Guildford sq & Mon- 
tague st 

Heaton, James, 7 Victoria st 

Heaton, Robert, 12 E. Princes st 

Munro D, 70 Montague st 

M'Millan, Jas. S., E Princes st 

McRitchie Roderick, 20 Gallowgate 

O'Connor, Martin, 27 Gallowgate 

Freetaairn T, 3 Victoria st 

Robertson Wm., 25 High st 

Taylor D. M., Tower st 

Watson John, Athletic Bar, Gallow 
gate 

Weir, Donald, 15 Stuart st 



Steamboat Agents 

Gillies Neil (Maobrayne's) 

Meikle & M'Kellar (Williamson's) 
Maekirdy Taggart, Bishop st 
Shaw & Gillies (Bute) 
Watson T M, (l.X E R) 
Young J S, (L M S) 



TRADERS— Rothesay. 



Tailors and Clothiers 

Clen, T. F., 7 Bishop st 
Hunter R A, Palace buildings 
Johnston, James, 26 Montague st 
Miller. Robert C, 46 Montague st 
McKay, Charles, 39 Victoria st 
Prentice, George, 25 Victoria st 
Sutherland Donald, 10 Gallowgate 
Yates, Walter, 39a Mill st 

Teachers 

See Official List. 
ESPERANTO 
Higgle, George. 22 Bridge st ; Deli- 
gito, Universala Esperanto Asocio 

MUSIC 
Booth J Ingram, Park pic, Bridge st 
Christie Arthur S. Crichton rd 
M'Kinlay Miss Marianne, Ferguson pi 

SHORTHAND & TYBEWRITLNG 
Higgle George, 22 Bridge st 

SWIMMING. 
Spenee Geo, Swimming Daths 

Timber Merchants" 
Halliday, George & Co.. Limited, 
9 Stuart st 



Tobacconists 
Barclay mis YVyndham rd 
Davie John M, S Bridgend at 
Dowell C & M, 102 Montague st 
Lyle, Miss, 1 Montague st 



McAleese, J F, 4 Gallowgate 
McGilp, 3 Tower st 
McMillan, , 6 W. Princes st 
Ramsay Hugh, 20 Argyle st 
Sinclair, T & M, 19 East Princas st 
Stewart Misses, SO Ardbeg rd 
Stewart, R. B.. Albert pi 
Tait Robert, S3 Victoria st 
Wilson, D., 60 Montague st 

Toy and Fancy Goods Dealers 

Campbell. Misses A & C, Guildford sq 
Clay, Thos. M., 11 Victoria st 
Dougall, & Co., 21 Victoria st, and 

33 Gallowgate 
Dowell, C A M. 102 Montague st 
Mathers, Walter, 3 Gallowgate 
McNata JW & Sons, 1 Albert pi 
Wilson, R, 2 W Princes st 
Lyle, Miss, 1 Montague st 
Stewart, Misses, 80 Ardbeg rd 



Uphoh 



lsterers. 

Currie Duncan, 15 King st 
Fordyce John, Store In 
Morrison John, 15 Tower st 
Robertson. A. & Son, 21 Bridgend 

Warehousmen. 

Gunn Ltd, 16 Tower st 

Watchmakers and Jewellers 

Coburn J, 16 Tower st 
Dougall, J. S.. 21 Victoria st 
Lauder, Hugh, 8 Albert pi 
Lawrence, J Barr, 24 Argyle st 

Wringing Machine Hirer 
and Kepairer 

Aird, David, 1 Mill st 



Boot and Shoemaker -James Sweenie, 61 High Street, Kepairs at City Prices. 

Ladies' Sole and Heel, 4s Gent.'s Sole and Heel, 5/6. Workmanship and 

Material Guaranteed 
Electric and Fancy Goods Merchant, Jas Graham, 9 Montague St. 
Potato Merchant — Duncan M'Ewan, 68 High street 

Tobacconist, Stationer, & Fancy Goods Emporium — Miss Stewart, 80 Ardbeg Road. 
Wholesale and Retail Fruit Merchant— Jessie Slaven, Stuart street 



Parish of North Bute. 

(Including the Village of Port-Bannattne). 



Bakers 
Brown Arch, Crown Bids 
DIek C S, 34 Marine rd 
Welsh, George, Melbourne pi 

Blacksmiths 

Smith John, Ettrick 
Shaw Daniel, Straad 
Shaw Frank M, Castle st 

Boat Builders 

Alexander James 
Fyf e, John, Ardmaleish 
Maleom, Arch., Marine rd, west 
Bute Slip Dock Coy, Ardmaleish 

Boat Hirers 
Alexander James, Marine rd 
Alexander Jas, jun, ,, 
Alexander John, Marine rd" 
Stewart Harry, Maiine rd 

Butcher 

M'Fie John, Crown buildings 

Carriage Hirers 

Jardine Wm 

Carting Contractors 

Gray, E W. Castle st 
Wilson, James, jun., Old Quay 

Coal Merchants 

Gray, J W, Castle st 
Wilson James, jun.. Old Quay 

Confectioners 
Alexander, Miss, Inveryne pi 
Allan M & E, Sandringham ter 

Dairy. 
Stowart A, Marine road 

Draper 

Murray, Miss, Inveryne pi 

Dressmakers 

Bannatyne & Schroder, Marine rd 
Hunter, Miss, Springwell pi 



Druggist 
Meldrum, Wm., Marine rd 



Fa rmers 



Auchavoulaig . . 

Auchiemore 

Acholter 

Ardscalpsie 

Ardmaleish 

Auchai'ticrie 

Ballanlay 

Ballycaul 

Ballycurrie 

Bannatyne Mains 

Barone Fark 

Craigberoch 

Cranslagloan 

Cranslagmory . . 

Cranslagvourity . . 

Drumachloy 

Dunalunt 

East St Colmac]. . 

Edinbeg 

Eskechraggan . . 

Glecknabae 

Glenmore 



Gortans 



Greenan 

Hilton 

Inchmarnock— 

Mid Park 

South Park . . 

North Park .. 
Kilbride 
Kildavannan 
Kilmichael 
Kilwhinleck 
Largivrechtan . . 
Lenihall 

Little Kilmory . . 
Mechnoch 
Meikle Kilmory . . 
Mid St Colmac . . 
Milton 



D. M 'Donald 
Dan Gillies' heirs 
John Crawford 
Daniel Boag 
Robert Muir 
A & W Montgomery 
Ptr& Ach M'Intyre 
Daniel M aerie 
J. Currie 
D M'Kinnon 
Mrs & Js D M'Kay 
Wm. Carmichael 
Lachlan M'Lean 
Chas. Macfarlane 
J. P. Dickie 
G. Lyon 
Alex. M'Intyre 
Dunbar J. &G. 
James P. Maleom 
J D M'Millan 
D M 'Donald 
Andrew M'Intyre 
R Robertson 
Ross 
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Robt. Robertson 
Hugh Lamont 



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A.MacfieandT Bell 

Hugh Millar 
Mrs Stevenson 
Thos Lochhead 
Marquis of Bute 
Robert Duncan 
Henry M'Conechy 
D M 'Donald 
Ninan Duncan 
D. M'Lean 
Mrs James M'Alistei 
John Simpson 
James Middleton 



Nether Ardroscadale, D Macalister 
Quogach . . Mrs Gillies 

Quien and Scalpsie John Martin, jun. 
Rhubodach .. Marquis of Bute 

Rullecheddan . . Mrs Wm Morrison 
Scalpsie .. John Martin 

Scarrel .. T. Lochhead 

Shalunt . . Thos Harvey 



TRADERS— North Bute Pari»h. 



Stewarthall .. A. M'Intyre 

Stuck . . John Hunter 

Upr. Ardroscadale Colin M'Callum 

Lower Ettrick . . John Macfie 

Upper Ettrick . . Wm. Hunter 

West St Colmac. Jn G Simpson's h 

Fruiterers 

Alexander, Miss, Inveryne pi 
CuPPie Mrs Duncan. Marine rd 

Grocers 

Alexander Arch, Marine rd 
Dickie Arch. , Victoria pi 
Hogarth, Mrs M. .Govandale pi 
Keith, Cath., Inveryne pi 
M'Dougall Miss, Castle st 

Hairdresser. 

Small George, Marine rd 

Hotel and Innkeepers, etc 

Crawford, Miss Eva— Crown 
Duffin , Royal Hotel 

Hydropathic, Swanstonhill 
H.Fadyen , Port-Bannatyne Inn 
McKinnon Mrs Chas, Anchor Tavern 
Scott Wm, Private, Pier ter 



Ironmongers 

Cuppie Mrs Duncan, Marine rd 
MoPhall Mrs Malcolm, Marine rd , 

Joiners 

Malcom, Arch., Shore St, West 
M'Millan, Duncan, Castle st 
SpeiPS Charles S, Creek Drive 

Newsagents, Stationers, <fec- 

Burnside Wm, Marine rd 
Cupple, Miss, Post Office 

Painters 

Cunningham, Matthew, 9 Quay 
McDepmot C, Castle st 

Restaurateur 

Welsh, Miss I, Melbourne pi 

Shoemaker 

Thompson Angus, Marine rd 

Tailor 
Meldrum George 



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Parish of Kingarth. 

(Including the Village of Kilchattan Bay. 



Baker 

Bell, D., Kilchattan Bav 

Jas Morrison & Son, Kilchattan Bay 

Blacksmith 
Baird,A. B., Kingarth 

Boat Hirer 

Builders 

Bell Alex, Kelspoke 
Bell, John Mill house 

Butcher. 
Mclntyre Jas & Son, Kilchattan By 

Carriage Hirers 

Comrie Jas, St Blane's ter 
M'Fie, D., Post Office, Kingarth 
M'Kirdy & M'Millan 

Carters 
Gill, James, Little Bay 
M'Fie, Arch., Post Office, Kingarth 
M'Fie D, Kilchattan Bay 

Confectioners & Fruiterers 
Bell D., Kilchattan Bay 
Logan Mrs, Pier house 
Morrison J, Kilchattan Bay 
M'Oougall, E & J, Kilchattan Bay 
McFie , A., Kilchattan Bay 

Dressmakers 
Brown, Miss Jessie, Little Bay 
Ferguson, Catherine, Little Bay 



Farmers 



Ambrismore 

Ardnahoe 

Ascog 

Barefield 

Barnauld 

Birgidale Crieff .. 

Birgidale Knock, 

Bruchag 

Culevine 

Dixon's Dam 

Drumreoch 

Dunagoil 

Gallachan 

Kerry croy 



J. Jamieson's heirs 
John Martin 
Colin Campbell 
W M M'Millan 
Win, M'Intyre 
Robt M'Dongall 
Arch Robertson's his 
Rebt. M'Kay 
Alex. M'Farlane 
Marquis of Bute 
James Howie 
Peter M'Kirdy 
R B Scott 
John Moiton 

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Kerrycrusacli 

Kerry lamont 

Kerrymenoch 

Kerrytonlia 

Langalbuinoch . . 

Langalchorad ... 

Largizean, 

Little Kilchattan 

Lubas 

Meikle Kilchattan 

Mid-Ascog 

Nether Stravannan 

Newfarm 

Plan and Kelspoke 

Quochag 

Scoulag 

South Garorchty 



Alister M'Queen M 
Robert Taylor 
Thos Cumming 
Marquis of Bute 
Wm. & sirs Martin 
W. Gemmill 
Thos Crawford 
Wm. B. Crawford 
T. Mathieson 
Mrs & J Crawford 
Daniel Potts 

Macfarlane 
Robt <fe J M Alis 
James Martin 
Maiquis of Bute 
Marquis of Bute 
Arch Murray 
Marquis of Bute 
Dr J Macewen 



General Dealers 
McFie Misses E & A, Kilchattan Bay 

Grocers 

Morrison J, Kilchattan Bay 
M'Dougall, Jane, Kilchattan Bav 
MFie Flora, P O, Kerrycroy 
M'Fie, Eliz., Kilchattan Bay 

Hotel Keepers 

Crawford, Wm, Kingarth 
Lawson Jn, St Blane's, kilchattan ~B 
Morrison Mrs J, Kiln Temperance house 

Joiner 
Fulton Arch S, Kilchattan Bay 
Logan Jas, Kilchattan Bay 

Motor Engineer 
Comrie Jas, St Blane's ter 

Newsagent, &c. 

Morrison J, Kilchattan Bay 

Shoemaker 

Craig Hugh, Kilchattan Bay 

Tea Rooms. 

Richmond Miss M, Kilchattan Bay 

Tile Manufacturer 
Gilmour Thos , Kilchattan Bay 



Parish of Cumbrae. 

(Including the Burgh of Millport). 



Bakers 

Allan Hugh, Glasgow st 
Cunningham, Mrs John, 11 Guildford st 
Boss John, Quayhead st 
Speirs Allan. 3S Stuart St & 24 Kel- 
burne St 

Blacksmiths 

Graham, Alex, Crawford st 

Boat Builder 

Mauchline Colin, Reid st 

Boat Hirers 

Dunan S. Glasgow st 
Hunter R., Strathwherry 
Mauchline Colin, Strathwherry 
M'Neil J & L , Glasgow st 

Booksellers and Stationers 

Cunningham Jas. , 35 Stuart st 
Blaekburn J, UJGuildford st 
Davie C. Glasgow st 
H unter H, 24 Stuart st 
Kennedy W, Quayhead st 

Boot and Shoemakers 

Dunan Wm. H., Guildford st 
Little H., Stuart st 
Little H, Glasgow st 

Builder 

Faulds Wm, Dorothy pi 

Butchers 

TVIaefarlane, J A. Guildford st 
Shields, Thos., Glasgow st 
Templeton. Wm., Stuart st 

Chemist and Druggist 

Mackay David, 37 Stuart st 

Coal Merchants 

Co-Operative Society 
Kerr Walter, Clyde st 
Munro John, Barend st 



Confectioners 

Boyd Miss Stuart st 
Lyall Miss, Guildford st 
M'Nicol Mrs, Stuart st 
Rowatt John, Stuart st 
Finlayson Mrs, Glasgow st 
Monteith John, 6 Glasgow st 

Contractor. 

Faulds Wm, Dorothy pi 
Maycrof t George, 20 Kelburne at 

Drapers 

Caldwell Miss, Stuart st 
Campbell Arch., Glagow st 
Co-Operative Society Guildford st 
Logie Miss, Guildford st 
Mills Mrs, Glasgow st 
Morton Miss, 54 Stuart st 
M'Innes Miss, Cardiff st 
Rowatt Miss, Guildford st 
Shearer M. & H,. 37 Stuart st 

Dressmakers 
Mclnnes Miss, Cardiff st 
Rae Miss, Cardiff st 

Farmers 
Barbour John, Ballikellet 
Crawford David, Ballochmartin 
Crawfori John, Portyre 
Crawford Mrs, Karnes mill 
Crawfoid James, Figgatocn 
Finnie Geo, Upper Kirkton 
Finnie James Mid Kirkton 
Hall Wm, Breakouph 
Hill James, Penmachrie 

M'Kirdy John, Nether Kirkton 

Fruiterers 

Boyd M, Stuart st 
Maclachlan Miss, 22 Glasgow st 
Rowatt John, Suart st 
Smith John, Stuart st 

Grocers 

(Licenced marked I.) 
Allan Hugh, Glasgow st 
Brown Miss. Cardiff st 
Co-Operative Society, Cardiff st 
Graham Jas, Clyde st 
Houston Mrs A, Miller st 
Hunter Chs, Stuart & Glasgow sts 
McKay John T, Guildford st 



TRADERS— Cumbrae Parish. 



/McLaehlan D, 40 Glasgow st 
Wallace Jas, Quayheacl 
(Young Robt, Kelburne st 

Haird resser 

Hunter H, Stuart st 
Matthewson Miss, 52 Stuart st 

Hotels 

Cumbrae, Stuart st— G Tempini 
Royal George, Quayheacl — M, 
Sjmmerville 

Hydro. 
Garrison. Glasgow st — Bolsover 

Ironmongers 

Davie Chas, Glasgow st 

Kerr F, Stuart st 

Leslie Mrs H W, Guildford st 

Joiners 

Duncan Thomas, Kameston rd 
Munro Neil, Miller st 
Taylor John, Barend st 

Librarians 

Cunningham Jas, 35 Stuart st 
Davie Chas., Stuart and Glasgow sts 
Hunter H, Stuart st 

Milliners. 

Logie Miss, Guildford st 
Eowatt Miss, Guildford st 
Morton, Miss, 54 Stuart st 
Shearer Misses Stuart st 

Motor Hirers 

Black Robt, 15 Stuart st 
Burnie Wm, "Helenfoid" 
Frame Robert, 46 Glasgow st 
Kerr Walter, Clyde st 
Morrison John, is Cardiff st 
Shearer. John, Crawford st 

Nurserymen 
Martin Robt, Viewtield nursery 
M'Lachlan W. Kirkton gardens 
Rowatt John, Glebe nursery 

Painters 

Hastie Geo, Howard st 
Matthewson Andrew, 40 Howard st 
Crawford Jas, Churchhill st 



Photographers 

Patrick A, Glasgow st 
AVright A G, Cardiff st 

Plasterer 
Faulds Wm., Churchhill st 

Plumbers and Tinsmiths 

M'DavidThosH, Crawford st 
M'Kinnon H, Ritchie st 
Risk James, Howard st 

Restaurateurs 

Connell Arch, lS^Stuart st 
Hamilton Miss, "Stuart st 
Marchie A, "Three Little Maids" 

Slaters 

Risk James, Howard st 
Faulds Wm, Churchhill.st 

Spirit Merchants 

The Licensed Hotel-Keepers and 
Freebairn J B, Cardiff st 
Hattie Mrs, Glasgow st 
Johnston J, (Kelburne) Stuart st 
Paterson. Mrs Jeannie, Glasgow st 

Steamboat Agents 

M'Lean Allan, IKeppel Pier 
Stewart James, Harbour 

Tobacconists 

Davie Chas," Stuart and Glasgow st 
Dunan Wm, Stuart st 
Leslie W H, Guildford st 

Toy Dealers. 

Davie Charles, Stuart st 
Graham Jas, Clyde st 
Hunter H, Stuart st 
Kennedy Wm, Quayhead st 
Leslie, H W, Guildford st 
Copeland R, Stuart st 

Town Crier 
Hunter Robert, Balnakillet 



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foretold the coming of a perfect language — which, in these latter times, the people 
are longing for in order to overcome misunderstandings and know and enjoy mutual 
intercourse in business and pleasure. The walls of Jericho fell very simply, and the 
liugual walls which have hitherto divided the nations, need no longer prevent all 
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The 11 th Annual International Congress was to have been held in Edinburgh in 
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The 12th Kongreso Internacia was held, at th Hague., Holland in 1920; the 
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Esperanto has been adopted by the League of Nations. League of Religions, and 
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